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A Quick Overview of Penhaligon’s
Penhaligon's is a British perfume house. It was founded in the late 1860s by William Henry Penhaligon, a Cornish barber who moved to London and who became Court Barber and Perfumer to Queen Victoria.
- The original shop was situated in Jermyn Street next to the street's Hammam, where William Penhaligon had been a barber.
- The second shop opened at 33 St James street, and was attached to the Jermyn Street store at the rear.
- In the late 1920s, the business moved to Bury Street.