Item ABC/8 - An analysis of ancient domestic architecture ... in Great Britain ... Vol.2 only.

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An analysis of ancient domestic architecture ... in Great Britain ... Vol.2 only.


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A description of Ancient Domestic Architecture in Britain , and a short description of each building, with plans, sections, elevations and technical details, to scale and with measurements in feet. Details are focused on metal work, mouldings, doorways, arches, columns and furniture. Buildings included are: Browne's Hospital, Stamford, Lincolnshire; Penshurst Place, Kent; The Hospital and Grammar School, Ewelme, Oxford; Maybole Castle, Ayrshire, Scotland; Newark Castle on the Clyde; St. Marys Hospital, Chichester; Holcombe Court, Devon; Brazen Nose College, Stamford, Lincolnshire; Bede House, Higham Ferrers, Northamptonshire; Old House, Elgin; Old House, Dundee; St. Andrews Castle, Edinburgh; Craigmiller Castle, Edinburgh; Clackmannan Towere; Edinburgh; Mary of Guise's Palace, Edinburgh; The Mint, Edinburgh; Blair's Close, Edinburgh; Blundell's School, Tiverton, Devon; Carmelite Monastry, Stamford, Lincolnshire; Great Malvern Priory, Worcestershire; Norborough Hall, Northamptonshire; Canongate Tolbooth, Edniburgh; Crichton Castle, Crichton; Castle Cambell, Clackmannanshire; St. Salvator's Church, St. Andrews; Roslin Castle, Roslin; Canon's Residence, Ely; Spicer Hall, Bristol; Canynge's House, Bristol; Colston's House, Small Street, Bristol; Haddon Hall, Derbyshire; Chapel in the Episcopal Palace, Wells, Somersetshire; Chapel, The Vyne, Basingstoke, Hants; Abbot's Hospital, Guildford Surrey; Browne's Hospital, Stamford, Lincolnshire.

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