Lacock Abbey, Wiltshire: the stable court

RIBApix ref no RIBA26778
Artist/PhotographerSmith, Edwin (1912-1971)
CountryUK: England
CityLacock
Subject Date1540
Image Date1960
ViewExterior
StyleTudor
MediumPhotoprint
Library ReferenceESP/ABB/240D (ES1459.7)
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Edwin Smith / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: This abbey for Augustinian canonesses was founded in the early 13th century by Ela, Countess of Salisbury. It was dissolved in 1539 and sold to Sir William Sharrington who converted it into a family home.

Subject tags

country houses, courtyards, abbeys, stables