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SM 34/2/27


[73] Design for alterations to eating room


Plan and laid out elevations for Eating Room and (verso) full size details for mouldings


bar scale of 1/5 of 1 inch to 1 foot and (verso) full size


as above, The Honble / The Lord Eliot / Port Eliot and a few dimensions given and (verso) Port Eliot / Eatg Room, Full Size, Floor, Base & Surbase, Dado including Plinth Base & Surbase 2:9 High, Backs, Elbows & Soffits, Door & Window / Arch, Wall line

Signed and dated

  • 05/04/1805
    Copy sent to Matthews / April 5 1805

Medium and dimensions

Pen, partly pricked for transfer on laid paper (404 x 489)


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


fleur de lis / 1797 (twice)


On a comparison with earlier drawings ([56],[58], [59], [62],[63]) the changes to the eating room (south-east corner of the house) seem to consist of three new doors though these appear to be false (either side of the chimneypiece) or a cupboard (to the right of the existing door). On drawings[59] and [62] the same room is labelled 'Library'.



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