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Unexecuted designs for converting the Old Summer House into a dwelling, Swinstead, Lincolnshire: plan with the proposed additions and east elevation showing infilling between Vanbrugh's two towers

RIBApix ref no RIBA68199
Architect/DesignerPapworth, John Buonarotti (1775-1847)
Vanbrugh, Sir John (1664-1726)
CountryUK: England
CitySwinstead
Subject Date1821
Image Date1821
MediumDrawing
Library ReferencePB1303/PAP[36](1)
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: John Vanbrugh built the Old Summer House as a visual link between Grimsthorpe Castle and Swinstead Hall probably between 1723 and 1726.

Subject tags

houses, garden buildings, conversion of buildings