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London Open House: Draper Hall [Sep. 24th, 2015|05:55 pm]
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Sunday 20 September: London Open House: Draper Hall
Livery hall first built in the 1530s, twice destroyed by fire and rebuilt (1666 & 1772). Late C19 facade and opulent Victorian interior.

Although we got there quite early , the queue at Bank of England was already going all around and woudl take a few hours, so we decided to start our own queue at Draper Hall. What a beautiful place, lush
Drapers' Company is one of the historic Great Twelve Livery Companies and was founded during the Middle Ages, not surprised used so often for films and Tv and banquet. Each room created another whoaaa

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Bank of england queue
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8.45 am on sunday just too early but not early enough apparently
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the small entry :)
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lots of lovely courtyards
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