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SM 34/2/9


[63] Alternative design No.2 for alterations to ground floor


Plan of the Principal Floor with Alterations, No 2


bar scale of 1/12 inch to 1 foot


as above, The Lord Eliot, Chamber, Library, Anti Room, South Vestibule / or / Entrance, Lord's / Dressing / Room, Chamber, Ladys / Dressing Room, Eating Room, Anti Room, Withdrawing Room, Saloon & Gallery, (pencil) Library, Hall, Dressing Room, upper Part / of Kitchen

Signed and dated

Copy / Novr 12th 1804

Medium and dimensions

Pen and sepia wash, pricked for transfer on laid paper (342 x 568)


Henry Hake Seward (1778 - 1848)
Pupil and assistant May 1794 - September 1808.


Design No. 2 differs from No. 1 in the treatment of the stairs and in the additions to the north side. Also where No.1 has a billiard room in the centre of the south side, in design No.2 an entrance was proposed. The library is differently located in the two designs. The idea for an enfilade from west to east is maintained in both designs and was carried out.



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