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Architecture of North East England

23 September 2009

1879 – Firth College, School Board Offices & Central Schools, Sheffield, Yorkshire

Architect: Flockton & Abbott / Edward Robert Robson Perspective view and ground plan published in The Building News, October 17th 1879. “But the principal schools, indeed, we may say the chief work now...

09 October 2009

1879 – Free Grammar School, Heath, Halifax, Yorkshire

Architect: Leeming & Leeming Originally founded in 1585, and called The Free Grammar School of Queen Elizabeth at Heath, and later known more simply as Heath Grammar School. In 1985, it merged with...

14 July 2009

1879 – Hawthorn Villa, Headingley, Leeds, Yorkshire

Architect: Perkin & Bulmer Perspective view including ground & 1st floor plans , The Building News, September 19th 1879. “This viUa has just been completed for Edwin Wild, Esq., from the designs of...

29 September 2009

1879 – Headland Buildings, Leeds, Yorkshire

Architect: George Corson “The building shown in our illustration was completed in the early part of this year, and has been erected from the designs of Mr. George Corson, architect, of Leeds. The...

13 August 2009

1879 – Municipal & School Board Offices, Leeds, Yorkshire

Architect: George Corson “The School Board offices adjoin the municipal offices, and are similar in style but not so lofty. There is a rusticated basement and one story of the Corinthian order, -with...

01 October 2009

1879 – New Clothing Manufactory & Warehouse, Leeds, Yorkshire

Architect: Thomas Ambler Front Perspective View including plan as published in The Building News, January 17th 1879. Now a Grade II* listed Moorish factory, converted to offices of St Paul’s House in Park...

12 November 2010

1879 – New Town Hall, Loftus, Yorkshire

Architect: E.R. Robson Perspective view and ground plan published in The Building News, May 30th 1879. Loftus Town Hall was built by the Earl of Zetland, erected by Mr Thomas Dickenson of Saltburn,...

15 July 2009

1879 – St. Margarets Church, Ilkley, Yorkshire

Architect: Richard Norman Shaw Norman Shaw’s appointment as architect was confirmed at the end of 1873 following the formal transfer of the site to the Church Commissioners. He was instructed to draw up...

02 July 2011

1879 – St. Silas Church, Kingston upon Hull, Yorkshire

Architect: Samuel Musgrave From The Architect October 25, 1879,: “St Silas is described as being designed in a simple style of Gothic, and executed in best quality plain red stock brick, stone being...