bar scale of 1/10 inch to 1 foot
Saml Thornton Esqre
Signed and dated
- 18 March 1809
Lincolns Inn Fields / March 18 1809
Medium and dimensions
Pen and sepia wash, pricked for transfer on wove paper with one fold mark (604 x 464)
George Bailey (1792 - 1860)
Pupil and assistant August 1806 - January 1837.
This design for a much larger stable block does not correspond with any of the previous stable designs. A central bay of two storeys with serliana-type entrance is flanked by single-storey wings of three bays with two projecting ranges forming a three-sided court. Each bay has a semi-circular window and is divided by simple pilasters.
New stables were built in 1810 at a cost of £1,195 15s 1d.
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