Exeter Cathedral: the west front

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RIBApix ref no RIBA60306
CountryUK: England
CityExeter
Subject Date1340
Image Date1900
ViewExterior
MediumPhotoprint
Library Reference20834
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The cathedral was founded in 1050 and construction began in 1112 in Norman style and was completed in Gothic style by c.1400. Work on the west front began in 1329 and was completed by 1342. The screen appears to have been an afterthought.

Subject tags

windows, towers, cathedrals, screens