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  • image SM 4/5/17

Reference number

SM 4/5/17


[41] Copy of a design for alterations and additions to the offices, 9 April 1802


Plan of Part of the Ground Floor / with Alterations


as above, Samuel Thornton Esq - Albury Park, labelled: Qy, Mr Thornton's / Dressing / room, 5.0, Butlers working / room, Pantry, Butlers Pantry, Passage, Kitchen, Servants Hall, Water / Closet, Lobby, Porch, Qy (twice)

Signed and dated

  • 9 April 1802
    Copy April 9 1802

Medium and dimensions

Pen, sepia, burnt umber and blue washes, pricked for transfer on laid paper (341 x 560)


Soane Office


Copy of drawing [40] with Soane's alterations.



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