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

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Burghley House is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Robert Smythson Architecture
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Burghley House

Burghley House is a grand 16th-century country house near to Stamford, Lincolnshire, England. Its park was laid out by Capability Brown. The house is now within the boundary of the Peterborough unitary authority of the ceremonial county of Cambridgeshire and was part of the Soke of Peterborough, an historic area that was traditionally associated with Northamptonshire. It lies 0.9 miles south of Stamford and 10 miles northwest of the city of Peterborough. ...more

City/Town: Stamford, United Kingdom

Opened: Jan 01 1587

Created By: Robert Smythson

Style: Elizabethan architecture

Burton Agnes Hall is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Robert Smythson Architecture
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Burton Agnes Hall is an Elizabethan manor house in the village of Burton Agnes, near Driffield in the East Riding of Yorkshire, England. It was built by Sir Henry Griffith in 1601–10 to designs attributed to Robert Smythson. The older Norman Burton Agnes Manor House, originally built in 1173, still stands on an adjacent site; both buildings are now Grade I listed buildings. The Hall contains a number of fine 17th-century plaster ceilings and chimneypieces. The ceiling of the Long Gallery was restored in two stages by Francis Johnson between 1951 and 1974. The plan attributed to John Smythson presents a square block with bay windows and a small internal courtyard. All of the display has been ...more

City/Town: United Kingdom

Created By: Robert Smythson

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Doddington Hall, Lincolnshire is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Robert Smythson Architecture
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Doddington Hall, Lincolnshire

Doddington Hall is an Elizabethan mansion complete with walled courtyards and a gabled gatehouse. It is located in the village of Doddington, to the west of the city of Lincoln in Lincolnshire, England. ...more

Created By: Robert Smythson

Gawthorpe Hall is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Robert Smythson Architecture
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Gawthorpe Hall

Gawthorpe Hall is an Elizabethan country house on the banks of the River Calder, in the civil parish of Ightenhill in the Borough of Burnley, Lancashire, England. Its estate extends into Padiham, with the Stockbidge Drive entrance situated there. Since 1953 it has been designated a grade I listed building. The hall is financed and run by the National Trust in partnership with Lancashire County Council, ...more

City/Town: United Kingdom

Created By: Robert Smythson