Roger Pratt

Sir Roger Pratt was an architect active, particularly in England, in the mid- to late-17th century. He was baptized on 2 November 1620, at Marsworth, Buckinghamshire, the son of the lawyer Gregory Pratt (died 1640) and his wife, Theodosia West (nee Tyrell). Pratt died at Ryston in Norfolk, England on 20 February 1685. He was buried in the parish church.

Bibliography

Bold, John, ‘Pratt, Sir Roger (bap. 1620, d. 1685)', Oxford Dictionary of National Biography (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2004) [accessed 28 April 2008]

Colvin, Howard, A Biographical Dictionary of British Architects 1600-1840, 3rd edition (New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 1995), pp. 777-779.

Pratt, Roger, Sir. The Architecture of Sir Roger Pratt, Charles II's Commissioner for the Rebuilding of London after the Great Fire : Now Printed for the First Time from his Note-Books; ed. R.T. Gunther (Oxford, 1928)

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