Georgian House Museum

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Built in 1790 by William Paty for a merchant and sugar cane planter, the house was built of Bath stone in typical 18C style with a pedimented door and rooms decorated in the style of Robert Adam (1728-1792). The furniture includes a secretaire-bookcase (c. 1800), a mahogany desk and a long-case clock. Note the imposing Sheraton-style double secretaire bookcase dating from around 1800.

Useful information

Adresse : 

7 Great George Street

Opening hours

Jul-Aug: 10.30am-4pm; Easter-end Jun and Sep-Oct: Wed-Thu and weekends 10.30am-4pm - closed Mon (except Bank Hol Mon) and early Nov-Easter

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