Revealing the Charterhouse - The making of a London Landmark

This event has finished Took place on: Wednesday, 13th Dec 2017

The Charterhouse is a local architectural treasure as well as home to a community of Brothers who benefit from the charity established by Thomas Sutton early in the seventeenth century.

Join Brother Stephen McGhee for this illustrated talk on a hidden gem that has been living the nation’s history since 1348.

Free event, no ticket or pre-booking required

Seating for 50 plus standing room, please arrive early to secure a seat

Cost: Free of Charge


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Europe/London Revealing the Charterhouse - The making of a London Landmark A illustrated talk on a hidden gem that has been living the nation’s history since 1348. https://www.ianvisits.co.uk/calendar/2017/12/13/revealing-the-charterhouse-the-making-of-a-london-landmark-159242 Shoe Lane Library,Hill House,1 Little New Street,London

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