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Penlee House is a Gallery, Museum, Cafe and Shop. Situated within Penlee Park, a space to reflect and great for family visits.

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A space for exhibitions & events

Alongside our Exhibition programme we run a variety of community events and workshops. The Newlyn School and Social history galleries change often. Find out what’s on.

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A space to learn

Penlee House is committed to lifelong learning. We run workshops for all age groups and offer a school workshop programme.

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A space for all

Built in 1865, as the home of the Branwell family. Penlee House is home to many paintings by members of the Newlyn School. It is also home to the Penzance Natural History and Antiquarian Society collection.

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Place House, Cornwall

Acc.no: PEZPH : 1989.1193


IDENFIFICATION

Full Name: lithograph stone, coloured

Brief Description: Place House in Fowey has been home to the Treffry family since the thirteenth century. The original structure was a fifteenth-century tower, which was defended against the French in 1475 by Elizabeth Treffry. It was strengthened soon afterwards, largely rebuilt in the sixteenth century and remodelled in the nineteenth century, the east front dating mostly from 1817-1845.


PRODUCTION

Person: Walton, W

Production Date: undated

Image Height: 235 mm

Image Width: 300 mm

Medium: ink

Support: paper


Category: Fine Art

If you are interested in learning more about this item please contact us and reference "PEZPH : 1989.1193"

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