Basic Site Details

Name: Bear Wood
City or county: Berkshire
Country: England
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Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Royal Merchant Navy SchoolYes 

Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21864After 1870 Original house
Item 2 of 21921  Headmaster's house


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 4Robert KerrArchitectA1864After 1870Original house
Item 2 of 4Andrew Noble PrenticeArchitectB1921 Headmaster's house
Item 3 of 4Prentice & DeanArchitectural practiceB1921 Headmaster's house
Item 4 of 4William M DeanArchitectB1921 Headmaster's house


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Walter, John IIIOriginal house


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Pevsner, Nikolaus1966Berkshire (The Buildings of England) Harmondsworth: Penguin Booksp79

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1British Architectural Library, RIBARIBA Biographical Files