Design for a house at Brighton Park (later Queen's Park), Brighton, for Thomas Attree: site plan with details including alternative designs for the 'Pepper Pot' tower

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RIBApix ref no RIBA69227
Architect/DesignerBarry, Sir Charles (1795-1860)
CountryUK: England
CityBrighton
Subject Date1825
Image Date1825
ViewPlan
StyleClassical Revival
MediumDrawing
Library ReferenceSB95/4(1)
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: Popularly known as the 'Pepper Pot', the original function of Barry's ten-sided tower within the grounds of Thomas Attree's house remains uncertain. Theories suggest it may have originally served as a water tower or simply a viewing point or folly. The house itself later became known as Attree Villa.

Subject tags

towers, garden buildings, country houses, follies