Basic Site Details

Name: Lympne Castle
City or county: Kent
Country: England
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Building Type Classification

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

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 31907  Restoration of castle, large new west wing and cottages
Item 2 of 31910 Design exhibited 
Item 3 of 31919  Castle and estate scheduled to be auctioned 10 October 1919

People

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 1(Sir) Robert Stodart LorimerArchitect 1910 Restoration of castle, large new west wing and cottages

Clients

The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
 NameNotes
Item 1 of 1Tennant, Frank 

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2RSA1910   374
Item 2 of 2Savage, Peter1980Lorimer and the Edinburgh Craft Designers Edinburgh: Paul Harris Publishing, 1980 (also paperback ed, London & Edinburgh: Steve Savage, 2005)p174

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Building News6 March 1891  Including a sketch, by Maurice B. Adams, showing the castle before restoration.
Item 2 of 2Building News3 October 1917  p277 Descriptive notes and illustration of Great Hall,
Castle and estate scheduled to be auctioned

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSLorimer and Matthew Collection LOR XSD/26