Not indicated, but just over 50 feet to 1 inch (366 feet = 7 3/20 in.)
In pen and brown ink by C19 hand at top left and above plan, 55.
Signed and dated
Undated but datable c.1711
Medium and dimensions
Pen and brown ink with grey wash over graphite under-drawing; on laid paper, trimmed on right-hand side; the plan cut off at bottom edge of the sheet where joined to 109/56 and 57; holes in top of sheet suggest that it was originally bound to the volume at this end; 496 X 365.
IHS / IVILLEDARY
This plan belongs with the oval court scheme and is in the same hand as [8/8] (109/56 and 57). It is shown on the block plan in the RIBA Drawings Collection (Hawksmoor, /2; SA 28/6; former E5/6; Wren Society, VI, p. 84). The plan provides for 48 apartments on each level, each with a heated main room and small unheated closet room (presumably a bedroom). The rooms are linked by a central spine corridor, with cross corridors to doors on the front and back elevations. The central cross-corridor incorporates the principal flight of stairs and is articulated on both sides with pilastered doorcases.
Wren Society, VI, pl. 46, left
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