Esoteric London

No. 435: Fleet Street, EC4

Posted in Parks by esotericlondon on October 28, 2011

Fleet Street, London, EC4. Photo © Roger Dean 2011

Picturesque London – Percy Fitzgerald, 1890:

Like autumn leaves, the ripe old red-brick mansions of the seventeenth and early part of the eighteenth century, which stood in their spacious grounds surrounded by lofty buttressed walls, and which gave a peculiar character to our London suburbs, are falling around us.

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