DiCamillo Companion

Bishopthorpe Palace

  • Garden & Outbuildings: Thomas Atkinson designed gatehouse in Gothic style for Archbishop Robert Hay Drummond between 1766 and 1769.

  • Architect: Thomas Atkinson

    Date: 1763-65
    Designed: Remodeled House; designed Gothic style Gatehouse.

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  • John Preston (J.P.) Neale, published under the title of Views of the Seats of Noblemen and Gentlemen in England, Wales, Scotland, and Ireland, among other titles: Vol. V, 1822.

    Country Life: LXV, 50, 1929. CXXX. 566, 1961.

  • Title: Biographical Dictionary of British Architects, 1600-1840, A - SOFTBACK
    Author: Colvin, Howard
    Year Published: 1995
    Publisher: New Haven: Yale University Press
    ISBN: 0300072074
    Book Type: Softback

  • House Listed: Grade I

    Park Listed: Not Listed

  • Current Seat / Home of: Archbishop of York; here since the 13th century.

    Current Ownership Type: The Church of England

    Primary Current Ownership Use: Private Home

  • House Open to Public: Limited Access

    Phone: 01904-707-021

    Fax: 01904-709-204

    Website: http://www.archbishopofyork.org

    Historic Houses Member: No