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Henley In Arden: The Old School

Located on High Street is the former school. Built in a Gothic Revival style in 1883, the single

storey building features limestone ashlar dressings, central bell turret and brick chimneys. 24 more words

19th Century Architecture

Tiffany Window honoring Edwin Stanton,benefactor of this Black church

St. Mary’s Episcopal Church.  First African-American Episcopal Church in Washington,DC.

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19th Century Religious Architecture

Big Ben, Westminster, London. SW1A

Big Ben is the nickname for the great bell in this 16 storey Gothic Clocktower . Construction was completed in 1858 and was renamed Elizabeth Tower in 2012. 19 more words


A Victorian Gothic gem in SE London

I have a fascination for St Barnabas Church because it has been moved and rebuilt then bombed and rebuilt. It’s such a powerful symbol of resilience. 392 more words


John Hastings Cottage

Worcester, MA

This Gothic Revival cottage belonged to provisioner John Hastings and was built in 1880. Just a short walk from my residence, I have adored this property since I first saw it at 31 Williams Street. 68 more words

Gothic Revival: brief overview of theories and practice

For this post on Gothic Revival, I’m going to lay the groundwork on the intellectual underpinnings of the architectural style with representative examples from Europe and America. 1,055 more words