Basic Site Details

Name: Witham Park
City or county: Somerset
Country: England
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Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 1Country House  

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 11762 Plans datedHouse begun about 1762 but abandoned after Beckford's death in 1770.

People

Design and Construction

The following individuals or organisations have carried out design/construction work. Where architects or practices worked together, matching letters appear beside their names in the Partnership Group column.
 NameRolePartnership GroupFromToNotes
Item 1 of 1Robert AdamArchitectAc. 1762 House begun about 1762 but abandoned after Beckford's death in 1770.

Clients

The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
 NameNotes
Item 1 of 1Beckford, William 

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 3Collinson, J1791History of Somersetshire  volume ii, p235
Item 2 of 3Vitruvius Britannicus1767Vitruvius Britannicus  Volume V, plates 38-42
Item 3 of 3Wilson-North, R and Porter, Stephen1997Witham, Somerset40Architectural History