A royal residence in London, situated on The Mall, in the City of Westminster. It is attached to St. James's Palace and shares the palace's garden. For nearly…
HRH Princess Anne was born at Clarence House on 15 August 1950 at 11:50 am, as the second child and only daughter of then Princess Elizabeth, Duchess of Edinburgh, and Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, and second grandchild of King George VI and Queen Elizabeth.
A later floor plan. The red squares are Clarence House – the rest is St. James Palace. You can see the three public rooms on the street side with the main hall. The Horse Corridor leads to The Garden House which used to be two rooms but the Queen Mother enlarged them into one. The Garden Room and the Lancaster Room open to the front garden.
The Duchess of Kent’s private bedroom. Very pretty bed draped with a chintz that matches the arm chair, but the rug doesn’t match at all. The walls are hung with a trellis and floral pattern. The dresser on the left is so beautiful! decorated looking!
The Duchess of Kent’s Sitting Room at Clarence House. This room changed once Prince Alfred renovated – the window on the left was closed to make room for the widening of the building. At that time, the fireplace was moved, also. This room is decorated to coordinate with the Large Drawing Room. The same velvet fabric was used in both rooms along with the same consoles, though the carpet and chandeliers are different.