Edward William Mountford

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Edward William Mountford (22 September 1855 - 7 February 1908) was an English architect, noted for his Edwardian Baroque style, who designed the Old Bailey.

Life[edit]

He was born in Shipston-on-Stour, Warwickshire and was educated privately. He married twice, to Jessie Smith (18 June 1888) and, following her death, Dorothy Hounsham (11 July 1903). He had a son (who became an architect) from his first marriage, and a daughter from his second. He died in London on 7 February 1908.

He was a Fellow of the Royal Institute of British Architects, and President of the Architectural Association.

Notable buildings: chronological order[edit]

With Herbert Appleton[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 'Wandworth Deanery: St Michael and All Angels', Diocese of Southwark; online resource, accessed 12 July 2017. website
  2. ^ 'Edward William Mountford Munstead Grange Alldens Lane Godalming Surrey', Notable Abodes. Online resource, accessed 12 July 2017
  3. ^ a b Homan, Roger (1984). The Victorian Churches of Kent. Chichester: Phillimore & Co. Ltd. p. 105. ISBN 0-85033-466-7. 
  4. ^ Homan, Roger (1984). The Victorian Churches of Kent. Chichester: Phillimore & Co. Ltd. p. 58. ISBN 0-85033-466-7.