Click here to skip to content

Abbot's Leigh House 12-C

Abbot's Leigh House 12-C

Medium: Watercolour

Date: 1770

Shelfmark: Ktop XXXVIII

Item number: 12-C

Genre: Topographical Drawing

The early Tudor mansion of Leigh Court is best known as a hiding place of Charles II after his escape from the Battle of Winchester in 1651. The original building was demolished in 1814 and a Greek-style mansion was built nearby for the owner Philip John Miles.

Search within this collection

Elsewhere on our websites

Newsletter

Latest events - register free online

Mobile app

For iPhone, iPad and Android

Report a Concern

What is the nature of your concern?

Report a Concern

What is the nature of your concern?

Email link to a friend

Write a brief note to accompany the email

Your friend's email address: