Privacy Policy

  1. For registered users i.e. Artists or Customer, we hold in a secure, online,   password protected database the following information:-  Name, address, telephone number(s), email address, company or organisation. For artists we hold details of their work. For customers we hold details of their purchases.
    We hold no credit card information.
    This information comes from the customer or artist and is the minimum required for the operation of the business.
    The data is gathered from the artist or customer through  registration and login procedures
  2. Our Data Protection Policy
    We understand the information has been given to us for the sole purpose of transaction of business with First-View. It is only use for communicating with the Artist or Customer and never divulged to a third party.
  3. Data Protection Officer
    We have appointed J.B.Parfitt as our Data Protection Officer
  4. Support for Data Protection
    The owner of the business if fully aware of the need for Data Protection and is entirely supportive of its implementation. Those who are privy to the information are B.J. Parfitt and J.P Parfitt
  5. Information Risks
    Information is managed is a structured way and we understand the impact of personal data related risks.
  6. Technical & Organisational Data Protection
    We have integrated protection into our data processing.
  7. Data Breach
    We will inform the offended party, within 24 hours or our being made aware, of any breech of our data security. We understand the reporting process.
  8. Request for Information
    On a request through the Data Controller or direct from an Individual we will share with them the information we hold within 24 hours.
  9. Security & Updating Information
    Physical information is stored in a locked filing cabinet. Information stored on a database is on a secure local computer. In both cases the above have the only access.
    All computers used in connection with the personal information are password protected, which are changed every month, the data link is through a firewall and the computers has antivirus software running.
  10. Disposing of Data
    Data is only kept for as long as deemed necessary for the proper operation of the Business and when disposed of is done in such a way as to make it irrecoverable.
  11. Request to Suppress Data Processing
    At the request of the Data Controller we will suppress the processing of any data.
  12. Information Security
    We have an information security policy and have measure in place to make it effective.
  13. Sub-Processor
    We do not use sub-processors
  14. Outside EU
    We only operate within the EU

About us

Situated on the National Trust's famous Stourhead Estate the Gallery was opened in 2002 and is owned by Jane Parfitt.

The Gallery is located in the Spread Eagle Courtyard, a favourite place for visitors to relax.

We are always anxious to meet new artists and this is best arranged by making an initial contact using email or the contact form. First-View artists please go here for further in- formation

Find us

First-View Gallery

Spread Eagle Courtyard Stourton BA12 6QE


01747 840747 07900 363259

We are open every day except Christmas Day
March-December 11-5 pm.
January & February 12 - 4pm

During the Stourhead Lights Event we stay open until 9pm

To Find Us

Follow the signs for National Trust Stourhead, do not go into their signed car park. Continue down the road for 1/4 mile and enter the car park on the left, just before the castellated buildings.

First-View is on the left of the archway

When closed we are happy to open for appointments