Robert Swain Peabody (1845-1917)

Robert Peabody, Architect, of Peabody & Stearns, of Boston, Massachusetts

Associated Houses

Wheatleigh

Lenox

Robert Peabody was educated at the Ecole des Beaux-Arts in Paris. He was the principal designer of the firm Peabody & Stearns, his partner, John Stearns, being more the engineer. Theirs was one of the leading architectural firms in the Eastern states and they were associated with a great many of the Gilded Age mansions, particularly in The Berkshires. 
Contributed by Mark Meredith on 28/01/2019 and last updated on 22/02/2019.