Basic Site Details

Name: Willersey House
Town, district or village: Willersey (nr Broadway)
City or county: Gloucestershire/Worcestershire
Country: England
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Notes: Built using many features from Top Farm, a former seventeenth-century farmhouse in the village. Situated in Willersey in Gloucestershire, but close to Broadway, which is across the county border in Worcestershire. The proposals aroused controversy with objections from Mary Anderson, Lord Lifford, Guy Dawber and SPAB.

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 1Top Farm  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 31907 Design exhibitedPrentice's original design
Item 2 of 319111912ConstructionTo modified design
Item 3 of 31912 Design exhibited 


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 1Andrew Noble PrenticeArchitect 19071912 


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Davey, Murray 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 4Gordon, Catherine2009Cotswold Arts & Crafts Architecture Chichester: Phillimorep181
Item 2 of 4Royal Academy exhibitors    1912, no 1606
Item 3 of 4The Modern Building Record1913The Modern Building RecordVolume 4London: Wertheimer, Lea & Copp232-7
Item 4 of 4Verey, David and Brooks, Alan1999Gloucestershire 1: The Cotswolds (The Buildings of England)3rd Edition, 1London: Penguin Booksp725

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2British Architectural Library, RIBARIBA Biographical Files  
Item 2 of 2RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Drawings CollectionPB680/1; PB773/4