Belvoir Castle, near Grantham, Leicestershire: plan of the first floor and design for a capital

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RIBApix ref no RIBA22883
Architect/DesignerWebb, John (1611-1672)
Artist/PhotographerWebb, John (1611-1672)
CountryUK: England
CityGrantham
Subject Date1655
Image Date1655
ViewPlan
StylePalladian
MediumDrawing
Library ReferenceSC203/Jol&WeJ[110]
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: John Webb rebuilt Belvoir Castle for the 8th Earl of Rutland following damage caused to the original structure in 1649 by parliamentary forces during the English Civil War. The detail shown here for a capital incorporates the Duke of Rutland's peacock emblem.

Subject tags

country houses, capitals