Design model for Easton Neston, Northamptonshire

RIBApix ref no RIBA4941
Architect/DesignerHawksmoor, Nicholas (1661-1736)
CountryUK: England
CityTowcester
Subject Date1702
Image Date1689
ViewInterior
StyleBaroque
MediumModel
Library ReferenceMOD/HAWK/1 [RIBA Study Rooms, V&A]
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: This is the most important 17th century English architectural model for a country house to survive. The roof lifts off and each floor can then be removed in turn, while interior features such as staircases, chimney breasts, columns, niches and plasterwork are indicated.

Subject tags

country houses, wood