Wightwick Manor the Morris and De Morgan collections by Stephen Ponder

Cover of: Wightwick Manor | Stephen Ponder

Published by National Trust in [London] .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Morris, William, -- 1834-1896.,
  • De Morgan, William, -- 1839-1917.,
  • Wightwick Manor.,
  • Country homes -- England.

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Statementcompiled by Stephen Ponder.
ContributionsNational Trust (Great Britain)
The Physical Object
Pagination[21]p. :
Number of Pages21
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20175429M

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About this Item: Country Life, London, Condition: Very Good. Country Life (illustrator). Two original early issues of Country Life Magazine dated May 30th & June 6th featuring main articles on Wightwick Manor, Staffordshire (parts 1 & 2), The Property of The National Trust, with a 4 page write up including black and white photographic illustrations of the property, interior and garden.

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To open safely, we’re limiting visitor numbers and you’ll need to book your visit in advance. Sadly, if you don't book, you’ll be turned away, even if you're a member.

Please arrive within your minute timeslot. You’re then welcome to stay until closing time. Open for your visit this week. What's on at Wightwick Manor and Gardens We're looking forward to welcoming you back. Please book your parking/tickets here before you visit. Members can book for free, while non-members will need to pay when booking.

Wightwick Manor. This superbly crafted manor house was built in for Samuel Theodore Mander, a partner in the local varnish and paint-making firm of Mander Brothers. His architect was Edward Ould. The elaborate timber-framed exterior, with deliberate asymmetrical grouping, features tall chimneystacks, oriel windows and ranks of carved.

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It is one of only a few surviving examples of a house built and furnished under the influence of the Aesthetic. We can't wait to have you back. We reopened the Manor (ground floor only) and De Morgan Gallery on 24 August - both are open Fridays - Tuesdays each week, as is the shop.

Our gardens and tearoom are open all week. To help you have a safe visit, we're asking everyone book in advance: We really appreciate our members' support during this difficult time and helping us stay open.

Book in advance; The archive is privately owned by the Mander family and administered by the National Trust. Mander family of Wightwick Manor, Staffordshire Wightwick Manor, Staffordshire Paper catalogues available to view at The National Archives - (1) NRA Mander family of Wightwick: family and estate papers.

Wightwick Manor and Gardens Access Statement. Wightwick Manor, Wightwick Bank, Wolverhampton, WV6 8EE (Sat Nav: WV6 8BN) Telephone: E-mail: [email protected] Introduction • Our property consists of the Manor house set on top of a steep bank, with outbuildings containing a tearoom, shop, art gallery and bookshop.

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Find event and ticket information. Part of the Wightwick Manor Estate. Literature: the National Trust guide book to the Manor is as good as anything, though it spends most of its space on the interior of the Manor and very little on the Old Manor House, the Old Malthouse and the stable block.

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Wightwick Manor is located on the outskirts of Wolverhampton, just 15 minutes drive from the centre of town. It’s on the main road so easy to locate and public buses are available on the route if necessary.

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There were seats inside and books for people to read. I just looked out of the window for a while and watched the world go by. The highlight of my visit to Wightwick was driving one of the cars next to to café.

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7 reviews of National Trust: Wightwick Manor "This house has one of the finest collections of William Morris. With the beautiful garden, designed by Thomas Mawson, it is a stunning array of colour throughout the year.

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Wightwick manor part of the national trust have visit wightwick in the summer and the gardens and walks are beautiful the house is also magnificent you can either go around on your own or have a guided tour the volunteers are very knowledgeable and will answer any questions /K TripAdvisor reviews.

We are lucky to have Wightwick Manor just around the corner and visit often, if only for a walk in the grounds and a cup of tea. It’s a real gem of a place. It’s history, especially of The Mander Family and how much they contributed to Wolverhampton, is fascinating/5(K).

Wightwick Manor was to be the family home of the Manders, reasonably wealthy, and rising, industrialists from Wolverhampton, with keen social consciences. The project was started inand then the size of the house was doubled between Please contact the TMPS for information about the A.M.E.

Bale Award, the Annual Exhibition, painting sales or book sales. Also, if you are interested in contacting a TMPS Member to give a demonstration, workshop, judge an art show or you are interested in classes conducted by Members, then please refer to the “Member” page for the individual artist’s information.

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Phone: Email: Website. Profile. National Trust, Victorian manor house & Garden. I visited Wightwick Manor recently and although the upstairs rooms were closed because of covid, the whole of the ground floor living rooms were open. The staff were so nice and friendly and I actually learnt something about snooker rooms.

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The main Manor was built in for the Mander. The Victorian Manor House is located on Wightwick Bank. Owned by the National Trust sincethe Manor and its grounds are open to the public and hosts regular exhibitions, events and outdoor activities. It features a detailed Garden, Shop, Tea-room and Gallery.

[Wightwick Manor and Gardens shopping article] The strange thing here is that there is a shop in the manor that sells some souvenirs.

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