Basic Biographical Details

Name: (Sir) Bertram Clough Williams-Ellis
Designation: Architect
Born: 28 May 1883
Died: 8 April 1978
Bio Notes: Bertram Clough Williams-Ellis (generally known as Clough Williams-Ellis) was born in Northampton and practised in London and Merioneth, North Wales. He is best known for his creation of the village of Portmeirion.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architect:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 5Merioneth, WalesBusiness   
Item 2 of 5Arundel House, Victoria Embankment, London WC, EnglandBusinessBefore 1908After 1913 
Item 3 of 514, Queen Anne's Gate, Westminster, London SW, EnglandBusiness1919 *  
Item 4 of 522, South Eaton Place, London SW, EnglandBusiness1921 *  
Item 5 of 522, Ebury Street, London SW, EnglandBusiness1926 *  

* earliest date known from documented sources.

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 2James Buyers ScottBefore 1910 PartnerIt is not clear if they operated under Williams -Ellis & Scott or simply as Williams-Ellis.
Item 2 of 2Frederick Edward Bradshaw MacManus19261926Assistant 

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 1Before 1940Library and recreation hallArbuthnott KincardineshireScotlandSketch plan for proposed library and recreation hall


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this architect:
Item 1 of 1British Architectural Library, RIBA2001Directory of British Architects 1834-1914