John Soane Architect, Building, London House, England, Photographs

Sir John Soane : Architecture

19th Century English Architect – most famous for his house at Lincoln’s Inn Fields

John Soane – Key Projects

Major building designed by architect John Soane:

Sir John Soane’s House, 13 Lincoln’s Inn Fields, London, England, UK
Dates built: 1812-34
Sir John Soanes House London
Lincoln’s Inn house photo © Adrian Welch
John Soane London house
Contact: +44 (0)20 7405 2107

The architect’s house, museum and library has been a public museum since the early 19th century.

John demolished and rebuilt three houses in succession (1792 to 1824) on the north side of Lincoln’s Inn Fields, beginning with No. 12 and finishing with No. 14. No. 13 is the property entrance.

In 1833 Soane negotiated an Act of Parliament to preserve the house and collection.

No. 12 Lincoln’s Inn Fields
Dates built: 1792-94

No. 13 Lincoln’s Inn Fields
Dates built: 1808-09 ; 1812

No. 14 Lincoln’s Inn Fields
Dates built: 1823-24

John Soane House
Lincoln’s Inn house photo © Adrian Welch

More architecture project information for this former London architect online soon

Moggerhanger house, Bedfordshire, England, UK
Date built:
Building restored by Inskip + Jenkins, Architects
A Grade I-listed country house in Moggerhanger, Bedfordshire. The house is owned by a Christian charity, Harvest Vision, and the Moggerhanger House Preservation Trust, and has recently undergone a £7m refurbishment project with help from organisations such as the Heritage Lottery Fund, English Heritage, World Monuments Fund and the East of England Development Agency.

Sir John Soane Museum, London, England, UK
Date built: –
Restored Julian Harrap

Location: 13 Lincoln’s Inn Fields, London, England, UK

John Soane Architect – Practice Information

Celebrated former English architect based in London, who died in 1837.

John Soane Museum
photo © Adrian Welch

The architect was appointed Professor of Architecture at the Royal Academy, London, in 1806.

London Architect – design practice listing on e-architect

Sense of Soane – Forthcoming Pitzhanger Manor Exhibition
14 Sep – 27 Oct 2012

PM Gallery & House

European city views & imaginary architecture inside Sir John Soane’s dream house

A contemporary exploration of Soane within the walls of his home

A new free exhibition of works inspired by the creative mind of this celebrated British architect will soon occupy the rooms which he built as a country retreat. Sense of Soane brings together three contemporary artists – Emily Allchurch, Anne Desmet RA and Catrin Huber – whose shared admiration for the designs and collections of the celebrated British architect shines through their work. Sense of Soane runs from 14 September – 27 October at PM Gallery & House in Ealing, west London.

John Soane Exhibition at Pitzhanger Manor : PM Gallery Exhibition, Ealing, London, UK : ‘Sense of Soane’

London Architectural Designs

London Architecture Designs – chronological list

London Architecture Designs – architectural selection below:

David Hockney Digital Sunrise at Piccadilly Circus
Piccadilly Lights, London, England, artwork by David Hockney
image courtesy David Hockney
David Hockney at Piccadilly Circus

London Architecture Designs

London Architects

Historic Architects

Architecture Studios

Pitzhanger Manor:
Pitzhanger Manor
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British Architect Practice

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