image © London Metropolitan Archives (City of London) | Licence: All Rights Reserved
image © London Metropolitan Archives (City of London) | Licence: All Rights Reserved

York House, Whitehall

Comments? Do please tell us: [email protected]

From the Collection

Description

York House: Exterior from St. James' Park

For full details please visit the collection website.

Image Licence

Image Credit

image © London Metropolitan Archives (City of London)

From the Watercolour World

Location

Lancaster House, Westminster, London, England

Country

Tags

Tww Comment

The Palace of Whitehall was originally called York Place after the Archbishop of York, Walter de Grey, bought it in 1240. It was destroyed by fire in 1698.