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image SM 6/3/9

Reference number

SM 6/3/9

Purpose

[4] Survey plan of the principal floor

Aspect

Plan of the Principal Floor

Scale

bar scale of 1/15 inch to 1 foot

Inscribed

as above, Earl Poulett, Hinton St George, Hall, Yellow Room, Queen Ann's / Room, Qn Ann's Closet, Saloon, Winter Dining / Room, Her Ladyship's Book Room, Billiard Room, Riding House, Stable, Coach House, Stable (4 times), Harness / Room, Privys, Bacon House, Upper Part of Brewhouse, Bunting Loft, Bed Room, Upper Part of Kitchen, Passage, Cooks Room, Bed Room, Anti Room, Drawing Room, Red Room, Dressing Room, Wardrobe, Lord & Lady Poulett's / Bed Room, Lord Pouletts / Dressing Room, Upper Part / of / Stewards Office, Footmans / Room, Mr Hull's / Bed Room, Landry (sic), Drying Room, Upper Part of / Farmers Room, Landry Maid's / Bed Room, Upper Part of Dairy and dimensions given

Signed and dated

Lincolns Inn Fields Sepr 12th 1796

Medium and dimensions

Pen and sepia wash on coarse wove paper with four fold marks (560 x 672)

Hand

Thomas Jeans (c.1775 -1866), pupil August 1792-25 August 1797.
The Soane office Day Book for 1796 shows that Thomas Jeans left London on the morning of 5 August 1796 to take plans of Hinton St George. He returned on the evening of 27 August. He then spent much of the time between 29 August and 12 September drawing out plans, elevations and sections. The expenses of his trip came to £4:17:9d for which Earl Poulett was billed on 19 September 1796.

Notes

A neat copy of drawing [3].

Level

Drawing

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