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List of Augustus Welby Northmore Pugin buildings, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Most, if not all prominent Augustus Welby Northmore Pugin architecture appears on this list, including houses, churches and other structures where applicable. This list contains information like what city the structure can be found in, and when it was first opened to the public. If you want to find out even more about these famous Augustus Welby Northmore Pugin buildings you can click on the building names to get additional information.

Everything from Big Ben to Palace of Westminster is included on this list.

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Big Ben is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Augustus Welby Northmore Pugin Architecture
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Big Ben is the nickname for the Great Bell of the clock at the north end of the Palace of Westminster in London, and often extended to refer to the clock and the clock tower. The tower is officially known as the Elizabeth Tower, renamed as such to celebrate the Diamond Jubilee of Elizabeth II. The tower holds the second largest four-faced chiming clock in the world. The tower was completed in 1858 and had its 150th anniversary on 31 May 2009, during which celebratory events took place. The tower has become one of the most prominent symbols of the United Kingdom and is often in the establishing shot of films set in London. ...more on Wikipedia

City/Town: City of Westminster, London, England

Opened: Jan 01 1859

Structural Height (m): 96.3

Architect: Charles Barry, Augustus Welby Northmore Pugin, Edmund Beckett, 1st Baron Grimthorpe, Edward John Dent

Created By: Charles Barry, Augustus Welby Northmore Pugin, Edmund Beckett, 1st Baron Grimthorpe, Edward John Dent

Style: Gothic Revival architecture

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Bishop's House, Birmingham


The Bishop's House in Birmingham, England was designed by Augustus Pugin as the residence of Thomas Walsh, the first Roman Catholic Bishop of Birmingham. It was situated opposite St Chad's Cathedral, on the corner of Bath Street and Weaman Street in Birmingham City Centre. A building of exceptional originality and adventurousness, it was Pugin's first attempt to adapt his gothic architectural style to form an urban architectural language, and it would become the most influential of all his architectural works. Its influence would be important in the development of the Ruskinian High Victorian Gothic pioneered by William Butterfield at All Saints, Margaret Street; its simple use of ...more on Wikipedia

City/Town: Birmingham, Alabama, USA

Opened: Jan 01 1840

Architect: Augustus Welby Northmore Pugin

Created By: Augustus Welby Northmore Pugin

Borley Rectory is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Augustus Welby Northmore Pugin Architecture
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Borley Rectory was a Victorian mansion that gained fame as "the most haunted house in England". Built in 1862 to house the rector of the parish of Borley and his family, it was badly damaged by fire in 1939 and demolished in 1944. The large Gothic-style rectory in the village of Borley had been alleged to be haunted ever since it was built. These reports multiplied suddenly in 1929, after the Daily Mirror published an account of a visit by paranormal researcher Harry Price, who wrote two books supporting claims of paranormal activity. The uncritical acceptance of Price's reports prompted a formal study by the Society for Psychical Research, which rejected most of the sightings as either ...more on Wikipedia

Opened: Jan 01 1863

Architect: Augustus Welby Northmore Pugin

Created By: Augustus Welby Northmore Pugin

Style: Victorian architecture, Gothic architecture

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Northampton Cathedral is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Augustus Welby Northmore Pugin Architecture
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Northampton Cathedral


The Cathedral Church of St Mary and St Thomas is a Roman Catholic cathedral in Northampton, England. It is the seat of the Bishop of Northampton and mother church of the Diocese of Northampton which covers the counties of Northamptonshire, Bedfordshire, Buckinghamshire and part of Berkshire north of the River Thames. The cathedral is situated in the north of the town, along the Barrack Road. ...more on Wikipedia

City/Town: United Kingdom

Architect: Augustus Welby Northmore Pugin

Created By: Augustus Welby Northmore Pugin