Basic Site Details

Name: Prinknash Abbey
City or county: Gloucestershire
Country: England
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Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 1Abbey  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21932 Competition design(?) 
Item 2 of 21937After 1959  


Design and Construction

The following individuals or organisations have carried out design/construction work. Where architects or practices worked together, matching letters appear beside their names in the Partnership Group column.
 NameRolePartnership GroupFromToNotes
Item 1 of 2Reginald Francis Joseph FairlieArchitect 1932 Perhaps a competition design: the work was carried out by H S Goodhart Rendel
Item 2 of 2Harry Stuart Goodhart-RendelArchitect 19371959Designed and construction begun but not completed


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Nuttgens, Patrick1959Reginald Fairlie 1883-1952: A Scottish Architect Edinburgh: Oliver & Boydpp30 & 52 (records Fairlie's disappointment that the commission did not materialise)
Item 2 of 2Verey, David and Brooks, Alan1999Gloucestershire 1: The Cotswolds (The Buildings of England)3rd Edition, 1London: Penguin Bookspp567-8