Design for the Hon. Thomas Fitzmaurice's Bleach Works, Lleweni: design for a curved block with projecting colonnaded lower storey with central entrance surmounted by a clock tower

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RIBApix ref no RIBA37002
Architect/DesignerSandby, Thomas (1721-1798)
Artist/PhotographerSandby, Thomas (1721-1798)
CountryUK: Wales
CityLleweni
Subject Date1785
Image Date1770
ViewExterior
StylePalladian
MediumDrawing
Library ReferenceSE16/12(1)
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The Lleweni Bleach Works opened in 1785 for treating linen produced on Fitzmaurice's Irish estates and were probably demolished along with Lleweni Hall between 1816-1818. The completed building is close to this design but with a less elaborate entrance and no clock tower.

Subject tags

clock towers, colonnades, textile factories