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Architecture of South West England

24 June 2009

1878 – New Bank for Messrs. Pinckney Bros., Salisbury, Wiltshire

Architect: H. Hall Everett & Co. first opened a bank in Salisbury in 1811, situated in the Old Weavers’ Hall, Endless Street. After changes in ownership it became known as Pinckney Brothers in...

25 June 2009

1878 – Private Chapel, Tyntesfield, Gloucestershire

Architect: Arthur W. Blomfield Published in The Building News, October 18th 1878. “This chapel is attached to the residence of the late William Gibbs, Esq., the munificent founder of the chapel of Keble...

16 June 2009

1878 – Proposed Cathedral at Truro, Cornwall

Architect: James Hicks The see of Truro was established in 1876 and the first Bishop consecrated in 1877: this was the first cathedral to be built on a new site in England since...

16 June 2009

1878 – Proposed Cathedral at Truro, Cornwall

Architect: J.M. Brydon The see of Truro was established in 1876 and the first Bishop consecrated in 1877: this was the first cathedral to be built on a new site in England since...

16 June 2009

1878 – Proposed Cathedral at Truro, Cornwall

Architect: J.P. St. Aubyn The see of Truro was established in 1876 and the first Bishop consecrated in 1877: this was the first cathedral to be built on a new site in England...

26 January 2010

1878 – Proposed Cathedral at Truro, Cornwall

Architect: R.P. Pullan Construction began in 1880 to a design by the architect John Loughborough Pearson, after an architectural competition. Published in The Building News, March 26th 1880.

02 July 2012

1878 – Restoration of Church of St.Mary, North Petherton, Somerset

Architect: W. Scott Champion A 15th century Church, located in the centre of the village, with a 109 foot three stage tower.The tower dates from the 1540’s and is one of the finest...

16 April 2012

1878 – The David Thomas Memorial Church & Schools, Bristol

Architect: Stuart Colman The David Thomas Memorial church was erected 1879-81 but demolished in 1987 destroying most of a Gothic fantasy by Stuart Coleman. The building still retains a thin octagonal spire and...

01 November 2009

1879 – Church of Our Lady, Torquay, Devon

Architect: Joseph Hansom & Son

25 June 2009

1879 – Claverton, Stoke Bishop, Bristol, Gloucestershire

Architect: W. Wood Bethell Perspective View & Ground Plan published in The Building News, January 24th 1879. “This is a residence recently erected at Stoke Bishop, near Bristol. The accompanying drawing indicates the...