File WLS XLV/7/1-13, 425X2 - Plans and elevations for Lord Cadogan

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WLS XLV/7/1-13, 425X2


Plans and elevations for Lord Cadogan


  • 1804-nd [c 1840] (Creation)

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Showing proposed alterations to Merton Hall, with elevation of proposed East Front, estimate, and MS notes and letter of 1804 from Lord Cadogan recommending rebuilding rather than repair and referring to earlier plans; plan and estimate by Robert Snare of Thetford for repairs, alterations mainly to service rooms, stone basement for North Front, removal of tapestry in drawing room and papering same etc., with draft letter from Lord Walsingham mentioning plans by Shakespeare, and letters from Snare, 1818; reports by Messrs. Brooks and Carpenter re work on Merton Hall roofs, 1837; garden plan, marked ?1840 but probably earlier; two rough undated plans of the Hall, one with watermark 1829.

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Created 31/07/2002 by Droip. Modified 16/03/2018 by Droip.


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