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List of James Wyatt buildings, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Most, if not all prominent James Wyatt 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 James Wyatt buildings you can click on the building names to get additional information.

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Ashridge is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of James Wyatt Architecture
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Ashridge


Ashridge is a country estate and stately home in Hertfordshire, England in the United Kingdom; part of the land stretches into Buckinghamshire and it is close to the Bedfordshire border. It is situated in the Chiltern Hills, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, about 2 miles north of Berkhamsted and 20 miles north west of London. Surrounding villages include Aldbury, Pitstone, Ivinghoe, Little Gaddesden, Nettleden, Frithsden and Potten End. The estate comprises 5,000 acres of woodlands, commons and chalk downland which supports a rich variety of wildlife. It also offers a good choice of waymarked walks through outstanding country. The estate is currently owned by the National Trust. ...more

City/Town: United Kingdom

Created By: James Wyatt

Banqueting House, Whitehall is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of James Wyatt Architecture
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The Banqueting House, Whitehall, London, is the grandest and best known survivor of the architectural genre of banqueting house, and the only remaining component of the Palace of Whitehall. The building is important in the history of English architecture as the first building to be completed in the neo-classical style which was to transform English architecture. Begun in 1619, and designed by Inigo Jones in a style influenced by Palladio, the Banqueting House was completed in 1622 at a cost of £15,618, 27 years before King Charles I of England was executed on a scaffold in front of it in January 1649. The building was controversially re-faced in Portland stone in the 19th century, though the ...more

City/Town: City of Westminster, London, England

Opened: Jan 01 1622

Created By: John Soane, Inigo Jones, Robert Smirke

Style: Palladian architecture

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Belvoir Castle is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of James Wyatt Architecture
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Belvoir Castle is a stately home in the English county of Leicestershire, overlooking the Vale of Belvoir. It is a Grade I listed building. The castle is near several villages, including Redmile, Woolsthorpe, Knipton, Harston, Harlaxton, Croxton Kerrial and Bottesford, and the town of Grantham. Antiquarian John Leland wrote in the 16th century that the "castle stands on the very nape of a high hill, steep up each way, partly by nature, partly by the working of men's hands". A corner of the castle is still used as the family home of the Manners family and remains the seat of the Dukes of Rutland, most of whom are buried in the grounds of the mausoleum there. ...more

City/Town: United Kingdom

Created By: James Wyatt

Style: Gothic Revival architecture

Building Function: Castle

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Bicton House, Devon


Bicton House, or Bickton House, is a late 18th- or early 19th-century country house, which stands on the campus of Bicton College, Bicton, near Exmouth, East Devon. It is a Grade II* listed building. It is located about three miles from Sidmouth, in Devonshire. It had been in the East Budleigh Hundred. ...more

City/Town: United Kingdom

Created By: James Wyatt