In 1769, Arthur Young wrote:

“...The carving and gilding is all unrivalled; the taste in which every article throughout the whole house is executed, is beyond conception just and elegant...”
Building Spencer House

Copyright and Credits

Copyright and credits for all images, other than Events and Weddings pages

All images:
Photographs by Mark Fiennes
© Spencer House Limited
With the following exceptions:

Home page
4th slide image
Photograph by Richard Davies
© Spencer House Limited

History
Image reproduced by kind permission of Westminster City Archives Centre
© Westminster City Archives.

Visitor Information
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Photograph by staff photographer

Visitor Information > Where to find Spencer House
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Visitor Information > Booking information
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Visitor Information > Security
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Visitor Information > Contact
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State Rooms

Morning Room
Photograph by Lucinda Lambton
© Spencer House Limited

Ante Room
Photograph by Richard Davies
© Spencer House Limited

Staircase Hall
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Photograph by Richard Davies
© Spencer House Limited

Restored Garden
Photographs by Andrew Lawson
© Spencer House Limited

Restoration > When to Visit
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Spencer House is pleased to acknowledge the following generous loans:

State Rooms

Dining Room
The paintings shown on the right hand wall are on loan from The Royal Collection Trust/© HM Queen Elizabeth II 2014
The gilded table seen at the far end of the image is on loan courtesy of the Victoria and Albert Museum, London.

Lady Spencer’s Room
Two paintings shown at lower level on the left hand wall are on loan from The Royal Collection Trust/© HM Queen Elizabeth II 2014

Painted Room
Furniture shown is on loan courtesy of the Victoria and Albert Museum, London and English Heritage.