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Writers and Artists Commune At Old Rectory Farm, Scoulton, Norfolk

Author Cressida Lindsay has created a commune in rural Norfolk for fellow writers, artists, sculptors, and the occasional pop group.

News 1970 8 mins

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In 1970, John Swinfield for Anglia Television, visits artist, author, and poet, Cressida Lindsay at her home in rural Norfolk. Lindsay made a permanent move from her city dwelling in London during the mid-1960s settling at The Old Rectory in Scoulton, creating along with fellow artists, a community, where painters, writers, and sculptors live, work, and enjoy their remote surroundings.