The Original South Front

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The South Front of the Wigwam. Built for Isaac Singer 1893-95. Designed by the Paignton architect George Soudon Bridgman, in the style of a French Villa.

Written by John Wilson, Singer Archivist

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Technical Information (Metadata)
Title Value
Written by John Wilson, Singer Archivist
Contributor   John Wilson  
Identifier ref 56
Format   greyscale photograph [contact from glass negative]; 120 mm x165 mm  
Coverage   Devon. Paignton  
Source   Torbay Library Services  
Subject   Singer. Oldway. Construction. Garden  
Type   Image  
Publisher   Torbay Library Services  
Rights   Torbay Library Services  
Keywords original house Wigwam East