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A House for Essex

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References the landscape of Essex, wayside and pilgrimage chapels, and follies... in a contemporary way. And with lots of art.

It's beautiful.

The house, near Wrabness on the North Essex coast, is both an artwork in itself and the setting for a number of works by Grayson Perry exploring the special character and unique qualities of Essex. The building has been designed to evoke a tradition of wayside and pilgrimage chapels. It belongs to a history of follies, whilst also being deeply of its own time.

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