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Useful architecture : being the last work in this kind of William Halfpenny, architect and carpenter, in twenty-five new designs, with full and clear instructions, in every particular, for erecting parsonage-houses, farm-houses, and inns, with their respective offices, &c. of various dimensions

  • 1760
London: Robert Sayer
  • The 3rd ed., with four additional designs; first published in 1752.

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Date
1760
Publisher
London: Robert Sayer
Language
English
Description of Original
[4], 78 pages, 21 folded leaves of plates : illustrations, plans ; 21 cm
For Staff
METS

Available Contents

  1. [Cover]
  2. [Title Page]
  3. Preface
  4. Plate 1. The plan and elevation of a farm house, or an inn.
  5. Plate 2. This plan and elevation represents a farm house and offices.
  6. Plate 3. This plan and elevation represents a small farm house, whose walls are supposed to be built either of stone or brick.
  7. Plate 4. The plan and elevation of a farm house, or an inn.
  8. Plate 5. The plan and elevation of a farm house.
  9. Plate 6. The plan and elevation of a farm house and offices.
  10. Plate 7. The plan and elevation of a farm house and offices.
  11. Plate 8. The plan and elevation of a parsonage or farm house.
  12. Plate 9. The plan and elevation of a farm house, or an inn.
  13. Plate 10. The plan and elevation of a parsonage or farm house and offices.
  14. Plate 11. The plan and elevation of a farm house, or an inn.
  15. Plate 12. The plan and elevation of a farm house, or an inn.
  16. Plate 13. The plan and elevation of a farm house.
  17. Plate 14. The plan and elevation of a small farm house.
  18. Plate 15. The plan and elevation of a small parsonage, or farm house.
  19. Plate 16. The plan and elevation of a farm or parsonage house.
  20. Plate 17. The plan and elevation of a small farm house.
  21. Plate 18. The plan and of a parsonage or farm house.
  22. Plate 19. The plan and elevation of a parsonage, or farm house, framed of timber, on a brick or stone foundation. [pp 73-74 misbound, appearing after pg 76]
  23. Plate 20. The plan and elevation of another parsonage, or farm house. [pp 73-74 misbound, appearing after pg 76]
  24. Plate 21. [The frames of four bridges.]
  25. [Cover]