Basic Biographical Details

Name: Arthur Wells
Designation: Architect
Born: c. 1849(?)
Bio Notes: Arthur Wells was articled to John Hanvey of Dover from 1864 to 1867 and remained as assistant until 1869 when he commenced independent practice in Hastings. He worked in partnership with Alfred Cross from 1872 to 1882, and with his son A Randall Wells (born 1877) by 1907, having been elected FRIBA in 1889.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architect:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 425, Havelock Road, Hastings, Sussex, EnglandPrivate/business(?)Before 1883After 1889 
Item 2 of 4Queen's Chambers, Harold Place, Hastings, Sussex, EnglandBusinessBefore 1894After 1900 
Item 3 of 41, Trinity Street, Hastings, Sussex, EnglandPrivate/business(?)Before 1907After 1910 
Item 4 of 425, Cornwallis Gardens, Hastings, Sussex, EnglandPrivate/business(?)Before 1914After 1926 

Employment and Training

Employees or Pupils

The following individuals were employed or trained by this architect (click on an item to view details):
 NameDate fromDate toPositionNotes
Item 1 of 1Edward Charles Henry Maidmanc. 1889 Assistant 

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 1c. 1889Palace HotelHastings SussexEnglandPossibly responsible, or may be by Francis Henry Humphreys


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this architect:
Item 1 of 4British Architectural Library, RIBA2001Directory of British Architects 1834-1914   
Item 2 of 4Who's Who in Architecture1914    
Item 3 of 4Who's Who in Architecture1923    
Item 4 of 4Who's Who in Architecture1926