New for 2018

Lord Faringdon and the Trustees of the Faringdon Collection continue to add to the Collection, and improve its display.

 

Thomas Hope Greyhounds

 

The Trustees of the Faringdon Collection Trust commissioned Jonathan Sainsbury to copy, with the permission of the Temple Newsam Museum in Leeds, the two greyhounds Thomas Hope had originally designed for the ends of a settee (now missing).  Carved in hardwood and finished in a patinated bronze and gilt coating with separate decorated cast metal collars fire gilded.

 

Public Water Fountain

 

The Trustees of the Lord Faringdon Charitable Trust have gifted a public water fountain situated in the archway to the gardens.  It also has a bottle filling dispenser.

 

New Roof & Chimney Stacks

 

In 2017 the National Trust undertook the re-roofing of the Main House and renovation of the chimney stacks.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  

 

 





 
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