Basic Site Details

Name: Eaton Hall
City or county: Cheshire
Country: England
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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 318461851Alterations and additions 
Item 2 of 31870 ReconstructionOnwards
Item 3 of 31963 Destruction/demolitionExcept for the surviving riding 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 2William BurnArchitectA18461851Alterations and additions
Item 2 of 2Alfred WaterhouseArchitectB1870 Rebuilding


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Westminister, 2nd Marquis of 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3Colvin, Howard2008A Biographical Dictionary of British Architects 1600-1840 London: YUP. 4th edition 
Item 2 of 3Eastlake, Charles L History of the Gothic Revival  p77 - for view of the appearance of the William Burn work.
Item 3 of 3Morris, F O Picturesque Views of Seats  volume i, 31For view of the appearance of the work by Burn.

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