Inverness Lodge

Inverness Lodge

Boston Manor Road

Residence built early 19th century, now social club.

Locally listed.

In St Paul’s Conservation Area.

History

Early 19c. Occupied by a Henry Kendall in 1853 although the building seems to be older than that.

1854 was a private nursing home for ‘mentally defective patients’ run by Dr Gardiner Hill. Lady Rosina Bulwer Lytton, wife of Edward Bulwer Lytton 1st Lord Lytton the Colonial Secretary was sent there for 3 weeks that year. Continue reading “Inverness Lodge”