Basic Site Details

Name: Denton Holme School
Town, district or village: Carlisle
City or county: Cumberland
Country: England
Grid ref:
Notes: Competition assessed by Robson. Won by W Rushworth of London; J M Bottomley placed 2nd; H P Burke-Downing of London placed 3rd; Stephen Piper placed 4th; W Y Hobbies of Southend placed 6th; S Jackson of London placed 7th.

Building Type Classification

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


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 11897  Competition design (fifth prize)


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 2Alexander Hunter Crawford A1897 Competition design, in collaboration with J A Carfrae - placed fifth
Item 2 of 2John Alexander Carfrae A1897 Competition design, in collaboration with A Hunter Crawford - placed fifth (design submitted by Carfrae whilst in Robert Wilson's office)


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 1Harper, Roger H1983Victorian Architectural Competitions: An Index to British and Irish Architectural Competitions… London: Mansell Publishing 

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2BuilderEarly 1897LXXII p523
Item 2 of 2BuilderEarly 1898LXXIV p85