Formal Entrance – Down House


The home of Charles Darwin, now owned and maintained by the English Heritage, is the home where Darwin wrote ‘On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection‘ in 1859 about his groundbreaking works on the Theory of Evolution. Darwin and his wife, Emma, moved into their home in 1842, where they remodelled the house and the gardens. Darwin lived in the house till his death in 1882,

A photograph of the main entrance door to Down House in Kent.

Camera Settings

Camera: Canon EOS 600D
Lens: Canon EF-S18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 III
F/Number: f/10
ISO: 100
Focal Distance: 20 mm

Shutter Speed: 1/100 sec
Photograph Date: 29.06.2013
Location: Down House in Kent
Photographer: Ash
Software: Adobe Lightroom Classic and On1 Photo RAW 2023


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4 responses to “Formal Entrance – Down House”

    1. Thank you.. the gardens are exquisite.

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  1. That’s a beautiful and well preserved building.

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    1. Thank you xx… It reminded me a little bit of being American looking. Xx

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