The Leonard Stokes Directory - Architect in a Dressing Gown



The publication of this book has been assisted by the generosity of the following organisations in alphabetical order:

The Arts and Crafts Movement in Surrey

The Church of Our Lady Help of Christians,
Guildhall Street, Folkestone, Kent

The Royal Academy, for permission to reproduce ‘The study of a portrait of Leonard Stokes’ by Sir William Orpen on the front cover

The Woldingham Association, Via the Village website

Woldingham Parish Council
Via the Village website

The Leonard Stokes Directory: Architect in a
dressing Gown has been designed by Kate Pettitt of Bivouac Design Solutions

The following websites have provided invaluable information:

English Heritage

RIBA Drawings Collection

It may also be of interest to know that a touring exhibition of paintings by Adrian and Marianne Stokes (brother and sister-in-law) is being staged in 2009 by Leonard’s great-great niece. For information on the accompanying book Utmost Fidelity - The painting lives of Marianne and Adrian Stokes by Magdalen Evans, please contact Maggie at


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