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If you’re missing Kettle’s Yard check our News page as we’ll be regularly updating it with recommendations of museums and galleries which remind us of Kettle’s Yard.
Kettle’s Yard house offers an insight into the Ede’s way of life and their tastes in furniture and textiles as well as their collection of natural objects and art. A lot of people have commented on the joys of feeling at home within this domestic space or finding inspiration in Jim’s unique way of curating his home. This week we’re looking at house museums that, like Kettle’s Yard, inspire us with their art collections, architecture, interior design and atmosphere.
The home and country meeting place of the Bloomsbury group in Lewes, East Sussex
2 Willow Road
A Modernist home designed by architect Ernö Goldfinger in 1939 for himself and his family, in London
David Parr House
Arts and crafts home of a Victorian ‘artist-painter’ in Cambridge
An Arts and Crafts house and garden in the Lake District
This ‘museum of the home’ in London features a series of period rooms leading visitors on a walk through time from 17th century oak furniture and panelling to 20th century modernity and contemporary living
Leighton House Museum
The former home and studio of the Victorian artist Frederic, Lord Leighton (1830-1896), a ‘private palace of art’ in London
Sir John Soane’s Museum
The house and Museum of the architect Sir John Soane, R.A. in London
You can find more suggestions on our Pinterest board