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Feversham House by McLaren Excell

The practice was approached by a couple who had high ambitions for a house they had recently bought for their retirement. Built in the 1970s, the house had been originally designed by an architect specializing in standardized office architecture… Read more

Photo © McLaren Excell.

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The Greyhound

I haven’t dont a post in a while. My camera broke and I was unsatisfied with the substitute I had. Finally I have my camera back and was eager to use it so the four of us plus one Canadian visitor headed out to The Greyhound pub in Thames Ditton. 510 more words

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The Hampton Court to Surbiton Ghost...

NOW, the Scribbler loves a good ghost story. Who doesn’t?

It was while perusing Peter Ackroyd’s superb book “The English Ghost” (Vintage Books, £7.99) that he came across this odd little tale that directly relates to this area. 643 more words

Thames Ditton, Surrey

We went for a evening stroll in the last of the sunshine.
I sketched the green near whete I live.

British Isles: Hospitality III.2 ~ England: The Thames Path

Now, the night before starting off on the Thames Path (or another link) towards Oxford, I spent probably a half-hour or so walking around in the dark, in the park, by the river (sorry…sounding Seussish?) trying to find a suitably out of the way place to sleep. 3,179 more words


Zodiac Security, Thames Ditton, 2014

Zodiac Security, Ferry Road, Thames Ditton, Surrey, 2014 • Ending the star theme with astrology, rather than astronomy.


Ye Olde Swan

Continuing with my quest of discovering Surrey’s oldest pubs, Jman and I decided the check out 13th century Ye Olde Swan in Thames Ditton.

It’s located right on the River Thames and before you go trying all those doors, the entrance is on the river side. 557 more words

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