Basic Site Details

Name: The Oaks
Town, district or village: Carshalton
City or county: Surrey
Country: England
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Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 2Country House  
Item 2 of 2Pavilion  

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21774 Build/constructionTemporary garden pavilion for fete-champetre held on 9 June 1774.
Item 2 of 2c. 1777c. 1778Alterations and additionsCastellated additions to house - begun but never completed.

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 6James AdamArchitectA1774 Temporary garden pavilion for fete-champetre held on 9 June 1774.
Item 2 of 6R & J AdamArchitectural practiceA1774 Temporary garden pavilion for fete-champetre held on 9 June 1774.
Item 3 of 6Robert AdamArchitectA1774 Temporary garden pavilion for fete-champetre held on 9 June 1774.
Item 4 of 6James AdamArchitectBc. 1777c. 1778Castellated additions to house - begun but never completed.
Item 5 of 6R & J AdamArchitectural practiceBc. 1777c. 1778Castellated additions to house - begun but never completed.
Item 6 of 6Robert AdamArchitectBc. 1777c. 1778Castellated additions to house - begun but never completed.

Clients

The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
 NameNotes
Item 1 of 1Stanley, Lord, later 12th Earl of Derby 

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Adam, Robert & James1820Works in Architecture of Robert and James Adam3  
Item 2 of 2Neale, J P1819Views of Seats 1st and 2nd ser.volume ii

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Burlington MagazineOctober 1985  Article by A Rowan.
Item 2 of 2Gentleman's Magazine1774  pp264-5