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Papworth, John Buonarottilocked

  • Arthur Cates
  • , revised by John Elliott


Papworth, John Buonarotti (1775–1847), architect and designer, was born in Marylebone, Middlesex, on 24 January 1775, the second son and one of twelve children of John Papworth (1750–1799), a leading stuccoist, and his wife, Charlotte, née Searle. It was originally intended that Papworth...

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Architectural Review
H. M. Colvin, , 3rd edn (1995)
National Archives of the United Kingdom, Public Record Office, London