Charlecote Park, Warwickshire: side elevation of the house

RIBApix ref no RIBA42095
Architect/DesignerGibson, John (1817-1892)
Artist/PhotographerSmith, Edwin (1912-1971)
CountryUK: England
Subject Date1867
Image Date1966
StyleJacobean Revival
Library ReferenceESP/ENG/4128 (ES3041.7)
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Edwin Smith / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: Charlecote Park was begun in 1558 by Sir Thomas Lucy, but mainly dates from the nineteenth century, as it was greatly remodelled and enlarged between c. 1847-67, by John Gibson for George and Mary Elizabeth Lucy. The gardens were laid out by 'Capability' Brown.

Subject tags

brickwork, towers, country houses, domes