Search Results for: Portland Stone
This famous Upper Jurassic building stone is one of the most important in the country having been used for iconic buildings including St. Paul’s Cathedral and the Cenotaph. It is easily recognised by its pure white or grey colour – lacking the buff or orange tinges of Bath and Cotswold Stone – and its fine […]
Article by James Ferguson, a volunteer. After Great Malvern Priory, three of the most important stone buildings in Malvern are to be found in Malvern College: The first, the Main Building, is the work of the architect, Charles Hansom, in 1862; the second is the Chapel, by Arthur Blomfield in 1896; and the third, the […]
1935, stone statue in Portland Stone
Knight Frank estate agents - painted stone upper levels and shelly oolitic Portland stone at street level to the front. Brick built returns and rear
Large imposing building,Portland Stone ashlar, recessed upper floors, 4 giant fluted Ionic columns.
1858/60, Portland Stone, Perseus mounted on prancing horse thrusting lance into sea monster's mouth, to south of house.
Ashlar masonry facade in Portland stone (oolitic limestone). (Concealed roof, rear left brick stack, cast iron balconies, classical design)
Portland stone, square stepped base, plinth, square pedestal, tapering shaft, gabled crucifix, inscription on the front face of the pedestal & plinth, 26 names, WW1 & WW2. Designed by the Bromsgrov...
Built of brick with stone door frame, window sills, keystones to windows, and small round window in top storey. Portland limestone, very fossiliferous
Portland stone, base, plinth, tapering shaft, Latin cross, 324 names, WW1. Designed by the Bromsgrove Guild, builder Messrs Sprague & Evans, unveiled by Lord Windsor, dedicated by Archdeacon of Wor...
Portland stone, three-stepped base, square concave-sided plinth, shaft, wheel-headed cross, leaded lettering on plinth, 22 names, WW1 & WW2
Cross of Sacrifice, 1920, by Sir Reginald Blomfield, Portland stone, octagonal stepped base, octagonal plinth, shaft with copper alloy sword on front face, Latin cross. Dedicated to Commonwealth Wa...