JUSSOW, Heinrich Christoph
(b. 1754, Kassel, d. 1825, Kassel)

Exterior view

Schloss Wilhelmshöhe, Kassel

Schloss Wilhelmshöhe was built for Landgrave Frederick II of Hessen-Kassel. In 1786, Heinrich Christoph Jussow presented an ideal project, but the commission was given to Simon Louis du Ry (1726-1799). Finally the long series of variegated and innovative designs was reduced to a conventional scheme as a three-wing complex and constructed by Jussow on English lines.

The photo shows one of the side wings.

View the ground plan of Schloss Wilhelmshöhe, Kassel.

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