Basic Site Details

Name: Knowsley
City or county: Lancashire
Country: England
Status: Demolished
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Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 217761777Build/constructionDairy
Item 2 of 2c. 1836c. 1853Build/constructionBoat-house, bridges, lodges etc.


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 4James AdamArchitectA17761777Dairy
Item 2 of 4R & J AdamArchitectural practiceA17761777Dairy
Item 3 of 4Robert AdamArchitectA17761777Dairy
Item 4 of 4William BurnArchitectBc. 1836c. 1853Boat-house, bridges, lodges etc.


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Derby, 12th Earl of 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Colvin, Howard2008A Biographical Dictionary of British Architects 1600-1840 London: YUP. 4th edition 

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1RIBA Transactions1870  p125-128. List of works by Burn, compiled by T L Donaldson

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Drawings Collection