Stoke Park, Stoke Poges, Buckinghamshire: the lantern dome, built as a belvedere

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RIBApix ref no RIBA49674
Architect/DesignerNasmith, Robert (d. 1793)
Wyatt, James (1746-1813)
Artist/PhotographerDalton, Christopher
CountryUK: England
CityStoke Poges
Subject Date1813
Image Date1970
ViewExterior
StyleGeorgian
MediumPhotoprint
Library ReferenceAP Box 806
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Architectural Press Archive / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The house was begun in 1789 by Robert Nasmith, a former assistant of Robert Adam. His design was recast between 1793 and 1798 by James Wyatt and work continued on the house and the landscape until 1813. The house remained a private residence until 1908 when it turned into a country club.

Subject tags

observatories, roofs, country houses, lanterns, colonnades