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Sir Arthur William Blomfield (6 March 1829–30 October 1899) was an architect.

The son of Charles Blomfield, Bishop of London, he was born at Fulham Palace. He was educated at Rugby School and Trinity College, Cambridge, graduating BA in 1851 and MA in 1853.

Following his architectural training, he set up his own practice in 1856. He specialised in the design of churches, and was a proponent of Gothic Revival architecture.

Among the building he designed in London were:

He was a trustee to the Soane Museum, architect to the Bank of England in 1883 and was knighted in 1889.

ReferencesEdit

Paul Waterhouse. Blomfield, Sir Arthur William (1829–1899). Oxford Dictionary of National Biography.

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