image for Literary Event item typeGothic Bookclub - Elizabeth Gaskell at Strawberry Hill House

Strawberry Hill

Strawberry Hill

Literary Event, Mon 19 Feb 2018, free entry


Strawberry Hill House



268 Waldegrave Road,
Strawberry Hill,


Join us to read the Grey Woman and the Old Nurse and other stories from this collection of Gaskell's collection of supernatural stories.Her supernatural stories are superior examples of the sentimental ghost tale typical of the Victorian period, while her Gothic stories combine a taste of the macabre with a deeply felt sympathy for the extremes of female experience

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Event details

Dates Times
Mon 19 Feb 2018 19:30


Free entry



See location of Strawberry Hill House on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: TQ 158722  Lat: 51.43696 Long: -0.33539

By Road: At the London Road roundabout on the A316 take the exit signposted Twickenham A310.
At the mini roundabout turn left, you are still on London Road. Pass Twickenham Station on your left. At traffic lights you will have to bear right into King Street. Get over into left lane and turn left at the traffic lights into Cross Deep. You will pass Radnor Gardens leading down to the Thames on your left.
At mini roundabout turn right into Waldegrave Road. You will see Strawberry Hill House on your left. Just past the house is the turning into St. Mary's College where you can park
Bus: 33 travels from Hammersmith and through Richmond and the R68 travels from Kew Gardens Station, through Richmond Train and Bus Stations.
Train: Richmond Station
Tube: Richmond District Line
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  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets