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  • image SM Adam volume 35/93

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SM Adam volume 35/93


[6] Design for a house for the street front, possibly executed, c1786


Elevation of a three-and-a-half-storey, three-bay house, with a balustraded, pitched roof and a sunken basement. On the ground floor there is a central tripartite, balustraded window, articulated by Doric columns. To the right of this, there is a stepped entrance with a fan light, and to the left, a full-height window with a lunette. On the first floor there is a Venetian window articulated by Ionic columns, set within a relieving arch. On the second floor there is a central pedimented window, and in the upper register there are three-quarter-height windows


bar scale of 1 inch to 5 feet


Front to the Street of Lord Delavals house in Conduit St (underwritten in pencil)

Signed and dated

  • c1786

Medium and dimensions

Pen, pencil and wash on laid paper (270 x 470)


Office hand, possibly Robert Morison


1 / 5 Groundplans / 2 Elevations / 1 Section / The [ _ _ _ ] Mr Rose Beckenham (?)




Bolton, 1922, Volume II, Index p. 36
King, 2001, Volume I, p. 423
For a full list of literature references see scheme notes.



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