Definition of Hawksmoor, Nicholas in English:

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Hawksmoor, Nicholas

Pronunciation: /ˈhɔːksmɔː/
Pronunciation: /ˈhɔːksmʊə/

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(1661–1736), English architect. Having become a clerk to Sir Christopher Wren in 1679, in 1690 he went on to work with Vanbrugh at Castle Howard and Blenheim Palace. He later designed six London churches.

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