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Cattle at Kenwood!

Cows at Kenwood House. Photos: Darren Filkins
Butter-churning at Kenwood House. Photos: Darren Filkins

PIC 1: Cows at Kenwood House. Photos: Darren Filkins
PIC 2: Butter-churning at Kenwood House. Photos: Darren Filkins

Published: 8 August, 2013
by IMMY TURNER

COWS moo-ved into the Kenwood House dairy for the Summer Fête on Hampstead Heath at the weekend.

Butter-churning, music, a dog show, bake-offs and horse and carriage rides were among the most popular attractions.

The little-known dairy’s future is now much brighter following an injection of Heritage Lottery Fund cash.

The newly refurbished main Kenwood House was unveiled a fortnight ago. Architect Robert Adam’s original neoclassical interiors are now on view while new rooms will be open to the public in November.

A spokesman for English Heritage said: “We hope Kenwood will feel more like a home rather than just a gallery.”
Pictured right are Jellyfish, Libby and Lupin the cows.

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