Basic Site Details

Name: The Lunatic Asylum
Town, district or village: Gloucester
City or county: Gloucestershire
Country: England
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Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 218131823Build/construction 
Item 2 of 21913 Plans drawn up 


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 StarkArchitectA1813 Provided plans
Item 2 of 2J___ Collingwood B18131823Executed Stark's Plans.


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Bailey, Ann1971The Founding of the Gloucestershire County Asylum Transaction of the Bristol & Glos Arch. Society 
Item 2 of 2Colvin, Howard2008A Biographical Dictionary of British Architects 1600-1840 London: YUP. 4th edition