Henry Samuel Eyre

Urban Development

St John's Wood Estate, London

Middlesex

Built 30th Nov -0001

Description

The development of St John's Wood was undertaken in conjunction with H.S. Eyre's brother Walpole Eyre II. The first steps were taken between 1805-1820, based on a master plan of 1794.

Notes

Mireille Galinou, Cottages and Villas: the Birth of the Garden Suburb (New Haven, Yale University Press, 2010), synopsis at http://www.destinations-uk.com/books.php?link=books&id=117&articletitle=Cottages%20and%20Villas:%20The%20Birth%20of%20the%20Garden%20Suburb [accessed 13/11/2017].