Designs for Sussex Place, Plymouth: plan, section, perspective and details of the entrance hall of the house belonging to Charles Cobley Whiteford

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RIBApix ref no RIBA82562
Architect/DesignerWightwick, George (1802-1872)
CountryUK: England
Subject Date1836
Image Date1830
StyleClassical Revival
Library ReferenceVOS/202 f.49
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: Sussex Terrace comprised 8 houses, one of the centre pair being for Charles Cobley Whiteford. This design is one of a number of drawings bound into five volumes entitled 'Architectural works of George Wightwick', made between 1832 and 1850. Wightwick instructed his articled pupils to make this detailed set of retrospective drawings to illustrate every building of importance he had designed. The drawings were intended to serve both as a record of Wightwick's completed buildings and as a method of conveying to his students the design process from initial working design to finished structure.

Subject tags

houses, entrance halls