Octavia Hill - SW1

Housing Reformer

Born 3rd December 1838
Died 13th August 1912

The small plaque reads:

‘Plaque from 8 Fitzroy Street W1 a former home of
Octavia Hill demolished in 1961.
A pioneer of housing management, Octavia Hill
managed London property for the Ecclesiastical
Commissioners from 1884 to 1912.’

The plaque is in a building used by the House of Lords, so is not
on general public view.

1 Millbank, London, SW1



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