Wingfield Manor, South Wingfield, Derbyshire: perspective view of the south wing and gateway

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RIBApix ref no RIBA21907
Artist/PhotographerDeason, James (fl. 1831-1883)
CountryUK: England
CitySouth Wingfield
Subject Date1440
Image Date1830
ViewExterior
StyleMedieval
MediumDrawing
Library ReferenceSC99/33(1)
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: This view was drawn by James Deason while in the office of Anthony Salvin. This manor house was built in the 1440s for Ralph Lord Cromwell, Treasurer of England. It suffered severe damage from bombardment in 1644 during the English Civil War and was partially demolished afterwards. It has been deserted since the 1770s.

Subject tags

country houses, ruins, gateways