The year 1750 in architecture involved some significant events.
- November 18 – Westminster Bridge across the River Thames in London, designed by Swiss-born engineer Charles Labelye, is officially opened.
- Kedleston Hall in Derbyshire, England, is commissioned by Sir Nathaniel Curzon (later 1st Baron Scarsdale), to be designed by James Paine and Matthew Brettingham.
- Calcot Park, Berkshire, England, is rebuilt by John Blagrave, following a fire.
- William Halfpenny publishes Rural Architecture in the Chinese Taste in England.
Buildings and structuresEdit
- January 21 – François Baillairgé, architect, painter and sculptor (died 1830)
- May 20 – William Thornton, British-American physician, inventor, painter and architect (died 1828)
- date unknown – John Booth, architect and surveyor (died 1843)
- probable – Thomas Baldwin, English surveyor and architect in Bath (died 1820)
- Weinreb, Ben; Hibbert, Christopher (1995). The London Encyclopaedia. Macmillan. p. 976. ISBN 0-333-57688-8.
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