History events at the IHR

James Lees-Miline: Saving the Gardens and Great Estates at Risk

13 March 2014, 17:30 - 19:30

Event Type: Seminar


Richard Wheeler (Specialist in Garden History, National Trust)


James Lees-Milne was a pivotal figure who helped pave the way for country house owners to donate properties to the National Trust free of death duties. Richard Wheeler is National Specialist in Garden History at the National Trust, based at Hughenden Manor in Buckinghamshire; recent projects include the restoration of the eighteenth century landscape garden at Stowe.

Venue: Room G37 (Ground Floor)

Senate House, South Block
Malet Street 
London WC1E 7HU 

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