West Wing, Somerset House

Stable block at Claremont, by Sir James Pennethorne, architect. 1852-56. The stables were the only addition Queen Victoria made to her uncle Leopold's estate in Esher, Surrey (the block is now used for other purposes, as part of Claremont Fancourt School). Photograph and text Jacqueline Banerjee. [You may use these images without prior permission for any scholarly or educational purpose as long as you (1) credit the photographer and (2) link your document to this URL in a web document or cite the Victorian Web in a print one.]


Turnor, Reginald. Nineteenth Century Architecture in Britain. London: Batsford, 1950.

Tyack, Geoffrey. "Sir James Pennethorne (1801-1871)." The Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Online ed. Viewed 27 Nov. 2007.

Last modified 9 December 2007