Basic Biographical Details

Name: Robert Hesketh
Designation: Architect
Born: 1817
Died: April 1880
Bio Notes: Robert Hesketh of London was born in 1817. His RIBA nomination form (17 December 1849) does not give any details of his professional training but he commanded the influential support of Philip Hardwick, Anthony Salvin and Henry Roberts. He held the District Surveyorship of Bermondsey. He died in April 1880. His son Robert Lamprieve Hesketh was his pupil 8168-73 and studied at the South Kensington Schools, Kings College, University College, and the Architectural Association, but appears to have had a separate practice at 7 Pope's Head Alley, City of London, his father's office being at Bermondsey Square.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architect:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 1Bermondsey Square, Bermondsey, London, EnglandBusiness   


RIBA Proposals

This architect proposed the following individuals for RIBA membership (click on an item to view details):
 NameDate proposedNotes
Item 1 of 1Alexander Marshall Peebles10 February 1879for Fellowship

Buildings and Designs

This architect was involved with the following buildings or structures from the date specified (click on an item to view details):
 Date startedBuilding nameTown, district or villageIslandCity or countyCountryNotes
Item 1 of 11861Inverlochy CastleTorlundy Inverness-shireScotlandMansion, stables and walled garden and one gatelodge


Periodical References

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 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1RIBA Transactionsbetween 1879 and 8000s  p233