1701 in architecture

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The year 1701 in architecture involved some significant events.

Events[edit]

  • Sir John Vanbrugh begins work on a house for himself, known as "Goose-pie house" (demolished 1898).[1] At around the same time, he begins work on Castle Howard.

Buildings completed[edit]

Births[edit]

Deaths[edit]

  • Abraham Leuthner von Grundt, Bohemian master mason (born c.1639/40)

References[edit]

  1. ^ Beard, Geoffrey (1986). The Work of Sir John Vanbrugh. London: Batsford Books. ISBN 0-7134-4679-X.