George Baines

Place of Birth
Accrington, London
  • Birth date            Jan-March 1851 at Kimbolton, Huntingdonshire
  • Marriage              Oct-Dec 1875 to Alice Maria Palmer at West Ham, Essex
  • Retired                1929
  • Death date          17 March 1934

Commenced practice 1871 in Accrington, Lancashire. Came to London 1884.  

Elected Member of Society of Architects [BN 29 August 1884 page 344]. Elected member of Architects Association [BN 11 May 1888 p 662]. FRIBA 18 Jan 1892: proposed by E Boardman, E D Drury, J B Pearce.

1871-1874    Post Office Chambers, Accrington, Lancashire to August 1884
                    9 Dutton Street
1875            26 Finsbury Place and Accrington (The Architect 30 January 1875)
1884-1888    4 Great Winchester Street, London EC
1904-1915    5 Clement's Inn, Strand, London, WC (RIBA Kalendar)
1922-1929    121 Victoria Street, Westminster, London SW  (RIBA Kalendar)

1929-1937    George Barnes and Son (Reginald Palmer Barnes) 121 Victoria Street, Westminster, London SW  (RIBA Kalendar)

1871             Kentish Town, St Pancras - lodgings
1871-1884    Accrington (9 Cannon Street)
1891-1904    52, Breakspear Road, Greenwich
1908-1909    " Inglehurst," Shortlands, Kent
1912             87 Marlborough Mansions Cannon Hill, London W
1934             "Bridleways," Croham Manor Road, South Croydon, Surrey

Buildings and Designs

Building Name District Town/City County Country
Baptist Chapel, New Lane, Oswaldtwistle Oswaldtwistle  Hyndburn  Lancashire  England
(Ebenezer) Baptist Chapel, Bury Road, Haslingden Haslingden  Rossendale  Lancashire  England
Trinity Baptist Church and School, Keighley Road, Colne Colne  Pendle  Lancashire  England
Baptist School-Chapel, Great Clowes Street and Moss Street, Broughton, Salford Broughton  Salford  GMCA  England
Carey Baptist Schools, Pole Street, Preston   Preston  Lancashire  England
A pair of large semi-detached houses, Clayton-le-Moors, near Accrington, Clayton-le-Moors  Accrington  Lancashire  England
Baptist School Chapel, Honor Oak       England
Home of Industry, Bethnal Green Road, Hackney Hackney  Metropolitan Borough of Hackney  GLC  England
Additions to Warehouse, 78-82 Kingsland Road North, Kingsland Kingsland  Metropolitan Borough of Hackney  GLC  England
Church Schools, Accrington (Architectural Competition) 2   Accrington  Lancashire  England
Congregational Church, Station Road, Sidcup Sidcup  London Borough of Bexley  GLC  England
Working Lads’ Institute, Whitechapel (Phase I) Whitechapel  London Borough of Tower Hamlets  GLC  England
Working Lads’ Institute, Whitechapel (Phase II) Whitechapel  London Borough of Tower Hamlets  GLC  England
Cann Hall and Harrow Green Baptist Church, Cann Hall Road, Leytonstone     GLC  England
Residence, Duke’s Hill Estate, Warlingham, Surrey Warlingham    Surrey  England
Congregational School Chapel Oakleigh Park Whetstone Whetstone  London Borough of Barnet  GLC  England
Carlisle Mansions     GLC  England
Clarendon Chapel and Schools Camberwell New Road Camberwell  London Borough of Southwalk  GLC  England


Name Designation Formed Dissolved Location
Baines, George and Son Architects 1901 1929 London