Nikolaus Pevsner

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Name: Nikolaus Pevsner
First reported Jul 26 2014 - Updated Jul 26 2014 - 1 reports

£5m appeal to preserve St Mary's – stunning Beverley church that inspired Lewis Carroll's March Hare from Alice In Wonderland

St Mary's Church in Beverley could be at risk of eventual collapse and closure, unless £5m is found for major restoration, as Trudi Davidson reports.IT HAS stood the test of time for 900 years, watching over Beverley through times of plague, persecution ... [Published Hull Daily Mail - Jul 26 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

Illustrated Buildings: Oriel Chambers

We’re up to the sixth in our Illustrated Buildings series , which brings us to Oriel Chambers – the Liverpool office block well ahead of its day.Oriel Chambers lies nestled between the grandeur of Water Street’s two other famous residents – Liverpool ... [Published CreativeTourist.com - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 19 2014 - Updated Jul 19 2014 - 1 reports

'Cornwall', by Peter Beacham and Nikolaus Pevsner - review

Cornwall Peter Beacham and Nikolaus PevsnerYale University Press , pp.800, £35, ISBN: 9780300126686Before writing this review I spent an hour looking for my original Pevsner paperback on Cornwall , published in 1951 (the first in the 'Buildings ... [Published 4 Traders - Jul 19 2014]
First reported Jul 12 2014 - Updated Jul 12 2014 - 1 reports

In the footsteps of Stafford's shoe heritage

ANY house which was acclaimed by the architectural critic Nikolaus Pevsner as “one of the most interesting houses of that date in the whole of England" has to be taken seriously.Pevsner poured scorn on poor architecture and reserved his praise for houses ... [Published Staffordshire Newsletter - Jul 12 2014]
First reported Jul 09 2014 - Updated Jul 09 2014 - 1 reports

Bringing Pevsner right up to date

Comments (0)WHAT is probably the finest work on the buildings and architecture of Cornwall has been updated, with additions and extra information making it a fully comprehensive guide, writes Colin Gregory.More than 60 years ago, Nikolaus Pevsner chose ... [Published This is Cornwall - Jul 09 2014]
First reported Jul 05 2014 - Updated Jul 05 2014 - 1 reports

Lambton and Lumley - castles that were fort over

Last year Lambton Castle was used as the set for period drama ParadiseALTHOUGH they are only a mile apart and both their names begin with the same letter, there's an 'ell of a difference between Lambton and Lumley castles, as Chris Lloyd discovers.Lambton ... [Published Durham Times - Jul 05 2014]
First reported Jul 04 2014 - Updated Jul 04 2014 - 1 reports

Photos: Two church monuments described as “surprising”

Two church monuments described as "surprising": in the newly revised Northamptonshire, in the Buildings of England series, they are (above) Sir Henry Yelverton's (d.1631), in St Peter and St Paul, Easton Maudit, where the effigies are flanked by bedesmen; ... [Published ChurchTimes - Jul 04 2014]
First reported Jun 23 2014 - Updated Jun 23 2014 - 1 reports

Eyesore Keybridge House in Vauxhall could become luxury flats in £50m sale

One of London’s ugliest buildings - BT’s brutalist Keybridge House monolith in Vauxhall - is up for sale with a price tag of at least £50 million.CBRE began marketing the eyesore – a former digital telephone exchange - to potential buyers last week, the ... [Published London Evening Standard - Jun 23 2014]
First reported Mar 12 2014 - Updated Mar 12 2014 - 1 reports

Norman Scarfe

was a historian of East Anglia who worked for the conservation of his native Suffolk Norman Scarfe, who has died aged 90, was a noted historian of East Anglia, and particularly of his native Suffolk.Born at Felixstowe on May 1 1923, Norman Scarfe was ... [Published Telegraph - Mar 12 2014]

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"that st mary at beverley is one of the most beautiful parish churches in england is universal knowledge" , said the great architectural historian Sir Nikolaus Pevsner

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£5m appeal to preserve St Mary's – stunning Bev... [Published Hull Daily Mail - Jul 26 2014]
Illustrated Buildings: Oriel Chambers [Published CreativeTourist.com - Jul 25 2014]
'Cornwall', by Peter Beacham and Nikolaus Pevsn... [Published 4 Traders - Jul 19 2014]
In the footsteps of Stafford's shoe heritage [Published Staffordshire Newsletter - Jul 12 2014]
Bringing Pevsner right up to date [Published This is Cornwall - Jul 09 2014]
Lambton and Lumley - castles that were fort over [Published Durham Times - Jul 05 2014]
Photos: Two church monuments described as “surp... [Published ChurchTimes - Jul 04 2014]
Eyesore Keybridge House in Vauxhall could becom... [Published London Evening Standard - Jun 23 2014]
Norman Scarfe [Published Telegraph - Mar 12 2014]
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