Regent’s Park Terraces – housing as architecture and landscape in London
The architecture improves the Regent’s Park landscape – and vice versa
The Regent’s Park Terraces are London’s finest example of scenic architecture. The define the space. John Nash designed a full elevation for the buildings enclosing Regent’s Park and was then involved with the detailed design of: Cumberland Terrace, Chester Terrace, Cambridge Terrace, York Terrace, Sussex Place, Hanover Terrace and Kent Terrace. The original drawing of the entire composition was drawn by the son of a famous landscape architect (Humphry Repton) and his involvement might have contributed to the brilliant integration of landscape with architecture.