Sir George Gilbert Scott, Architect

Collection by Dede Fleur

292 
Pins
 • 
323 
Followers

(1811-1878) English Gothic Revival architect; working primarily with the design, building and renovation of churches and cathedrals. Architectural buildings include: Midlands Grand Hotel at St. Pancras Station, Albert Memorial, Foreign and Commonwealth Office all of London; St. Mary's Cathedral, Glasgow and Edinburgh

Dede Fleur
Fabulously restored main staircase at the St Pancras Renaissance London Hotel. Grand Staircase, Staircase Design, Beautiful Stairs, Beautiful Places, Architecture Cool, Empire Romain, Renaissance Hotel, Stairway To Heaven, London Hotels

St. Pancras Hotel

St. Pancras Renaissance Hotel, London. St. Pancras is the Patron Saint of Teenagers: We have no reliable historical information about this martyr. Legend tells us he was born at the end of the third century and brought up by an uncle in Rome after the death of his parents. Both he and his uncle became…

Lamb of God, Worcester Cathedral by Aidan McRae Thomson. Christian Symbols, Christian Art, Catholic Art, Religious Art, Worcester Cathedral, The Good Shepherd, Mystique, Medieval Art, Sacred Art

Lamb of God, Worcester Cathedral

The High Altar at Worcester is dominated by Sir George Gilbert Scott's sculpted alabaster reredos depicting Christ enthroned with the Four Evangelists. The rear face has an incised and gilded design of a cross with the same five figures symbolised by their emblematic creatures. Worcester Cathedral is the commanding presence on the skyline of the city, perched on high ground overlooking the River Severn. It is one of England's most rewarding cathedrals, though denied first rank status…

Home Interior Design — Dizzy grand staircase at the St. Modern Staircase, Grand Staircase, Staircase Design, Spiral Staircases, Beautiful Stairs, Beautiful Buildings, Amazing Architecture, Architecture Details, Balustrades

Instagram

Create an account or log in to Instagram - A simple, fun & creative way to capture, edit & share photos, videos & messages with friends & family.

 Cathedral Church of the Blessed Virgin Mary and St Chad. Diocese of Lichfield. Built 1048 Effective Pictures We Offer You About Sacred Architecture drawing A quality p Sacred Architecture, Church Architecture, Amazing Architecture, Architecture Details, Roman Architecture, Vanitas, Cathedral Church, Anglican Cathedral, Gothic Cathedral

Lichfield Cathedral

Detail, crossing screen (1859-63), Lichfield cathedral. Designed by George Gilbert Scott and made by Francis Skidmore of Coventry, with figures by Birnie Philip.

The beautiful staircase at the St Pancras Renaissance Hotel in London. Photo by… London Places, London Hotels, Grand Staircase, Staircase Design, Amazing Architecture, Architecture Details, Renaissance Hotel, Stairway To Heaven, London Travel

St. Pancras Renaissance Hotel London

Make your stay in London a luxurious event by booking at this impressive station hotel.

The Grand Staircase, St Pancras Renaissance Hotel, London Grand Staircase, Staircase Design, Beautiful Architecture, Architecture Details, Interior Architecture, Stairs To Heaven, Beautiful Stairs, Renaissance Hotel, Take The Stairs

Mackenzie Brown

thepaintedchateau: “ …there is no elevator to success… …you have to take the stairs… ”

See the incredible esque St. Pancras Hotel in London, perfect for a magical visit! Beautiful Buildings, Beautiful Places, Beautiful Architecture, Brighton, England And Scotland, London Photos, London City, Camden London, Kensington London

Instagram post by Love GREAT Britain • Feb 21, 2017 at 3:04pm UTC

14.4k Likes, 200 Comments - Love GREAT Britain (@lovegreatbritain) on Instagram: “See the incredible #HarryPotter esque St. Pancras Hotel in London, perfect for a magical visit!…”

 Pancras Renaissance Hotel, London, England AKA Kings Cross Station Entrance in Harry Potter Beautiful Places In The World, Places Around The World, Around The Worlds, London England Hotels, Renaissance Hotel, Honeymoon Hotels, London Landmarks, Destinations, London Calling

St. Pancras Renaissance Hotel in London

Last month, the St. Pancras Renaissance Hotel has reopened. London’s heritage-hotel revival has eventually happened. It took 12 years for Marriott to restore

 Pancras Renaissance Hotel designed in Victorian Gothic style by Sir George Gilbert Scott in The soaring vaulted ceilings of the grand staircase were painted with gold stars against cerulean blue. Grand Staircase, Staircase Design, Stairs, London Hotels, London Restaurants, London Architecture, Architecture Details, Gothic Architecture, Renaissance Hotel

The St. Pancras Renaissance Hotel Reopens

London is in a high fever over romantic Victoriana. The restored St. Pancras Renaissance Hotel, designed in extravagant Victorian Gothic style by Sir George Gilbert Scott in 1873, is about to have its official reopening.

St Pancras, London Travel 2017, Dream City, London Photography, English Countryside, London Calling, Grand Hotel, London Travel, Sherlock Holmes, London England

Instagram post by A Lady in London • Jan 1, 2017 at 10:26am UTC

2,178 Likes, 41 Comments - A Lady in London (@aladyinlondon) on Instagram: “Happy New Year! If you need 2017 travel inspiration, head to my Adventures for the New Year board…”

Tomb of Bishop Wilberforce, the third son of the famous abolitionist William Wilberforce. Armstead (sculptor, and Sir George Gilbert Scott (architect). Various materials, including alabaster. William Wilberforce, Famous Historical Figures, Old Cemeteries, Effigy, Grand Hotel, Victorian Gothic, Monuments, Winchester, Barcelona Cathedral

“Tomb of Bishop Wilberforce,” by H. H. Armstead and Sir George Gilbert Scott

Tomb of Bishop Wilberforce, by H. H. Armstead (sculptor) and Sir George Gilbert Scott (architect), various materials, including alabaster

The Grand Staircase, St Pancras Hotel Grand Staircase, Stairs, Planning Permission, Space Wedding, Grand Hotel, Concrete Floors, Best Hotels, Architecture, Building

The Grand Staircase, St Pancras Hotel

In 1865, the Midland Railway Company held a competition for the design of a 150-bed hotel to be constructed next to St Pancras, which was still under construction at the time. Despite being much bigger and more expensive than the original specifications, the company liked George Gilbert Scott's plans and construction began The east wing opened in 1873, and the rest followed in Spring 1876. The hotel was expensive, with costly fixtures including a grand staircase, rooms with gold leaf walls…

Pinterest