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Wimperis, Simpson & Guthrie were a firm of architects based at 61, South Molton Street, London, W1, most active in the 1920s and 1930s.[1] They were known for their design of buildings such as Fortnum and Mason on Piccadilly, the Cambridge Theatre, Marine Gate in Brighton and Winfield House.

HistoryEdit

The founding partners were Edmund Wimperis, William Begg Simpson and Leonard Rome Guthrie, who joined the Wimperis & Simpson partnership in 1925.[2][3]

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Brodie 2001, p. 1033.
  2. ^ a b c d e "Wimperis, Simpson & Guthrie". Dictionary of Scottish Architects. Retrieved September 23, 2016.
  3. ^ http://www.c20society.org.uk/news/remarkable-1930s-survival-listed-at-grade-ii/
  4. ^ "Grosvenor House". Dictionary of Scottish Architects. Retrieved September 23, 2016.
  5. ^ Sheppard, Francis H., ed. (1977). "The Architecture of the Estate: Modern Times". Volume 39, the Grosvenor Estate in Mayfair, Part 1 (General History). Survey of London. London: British History Online / Athlone Press / London County Council. pp. 161–170. ISBN 9780485482393.

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