From rebellions of Boudicca against Roman invaders to the Peasant’s Revolt and the modern poll tax riots, from the truly revolutionary ideas put forward in Cromwellian times to influential movers and shakers e.g. Thomas Paine, the Suffragettes and George Orwell ‘Freedom’ has always been a key issue in English history.
Standen House was built by James and Margaret Beale as a family home in 1891 and designed by Philip Webb. It is of Arts and Crafts design with William Morris & Co. Interiors. Read the fascinating tale linking to William Morris and Philip Webb