Designs for alterations to Ivy Cottage (now Gables Cottage), Basildon Park, Berkshire, for James Morrison Esq.: sketch design

RIBApix ref no RIBA83987
Architect/DesignerPapworth, John Buonarotti (1775-1847)
CountryUK: England
CityLower Basildon
Subject Date1844
Image Date1840
Library ReferencePB1336/PAP[259](58)
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: John Carr of York designed the Palladian Basildon Park for Sir Francis Sykes (1776-1783). The interiors were never completed during Sykes's time and when the family later sold the house in 1838 the new owner, James Morrison, commissioned Papworth to complete and upgrade the interiors as well as design alterations to the lodges and stables and design new estate buildings.

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country houses, cottages