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Tree avenue at Handcross Park
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Tree avenue at Handcross Park

As mentioned in the auction particulars attached to picture #504, the view through the gates on leaving Handcross Park house is most impressive with an avenue of trees stretching far into the distance with fine distant views.
Today the view extends just 50 yards beyond the gates.

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Picture added on 23 November 2012 at 15:10
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Handcross Park
Barry, I think the enclosed map of 1909 will help to explain the avenue reference!

Map can be viewed by clicking on Large Version. I wonder what happened to the building in the top left corner with a benchmark denoting it was 476.3 feet above sea level. Barry Ray
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