Basic Site Details

Name: Broadoak House
Town, district or village: Accrington
City or county: Lancashire
Country: England
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Alternative Names

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

Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 2c. 1900c. 1901 Major country house and formal garden
Item 2 of 21901 Design exhibitedDrawing exhibited at RSA 1901


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 3Gavin LennoxArchitectAc. 1900c. 1901As assistant to Thomas Lennox Watson
Item 2 of 3Thomas Lennox WatsonArchitectAc. 1900c. 1901 
Item 3 of 3Thomas Hayton MawsonGarden designer, Landscape architect, Town PlannerB1901 Gardens, terraces etc laid out


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1MacAlpine, Sir George W, JP 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3Academy Architecture1902 part 1 pp88, 89
Item 2 of 3Hartwell, C and Pevsner, N2009Buildings of England: Lancashire North  p79
Item 3 of 3Royal Glasgow Institute of the Fine Arts1902   564

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Building News26 July 1901  p105 with illustration

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers Gavin S A Lennox: L v19 no 1408