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Lightoler, T. (Timothy), 18th cent

The gentleman and farmer's architect : a new work, containing a great variety of useful and genteel designs : being correct plans and elevations of parsonage and farm houses, lodges for parks, pinery, peach, hot and green houses, with the fire-wall, tan-pit, &c. particularly described : dutch, and other barns, cow-houses, stables, sheep-cots, huts, facades : with all offices appertaining to a well regulated farm : their situations rendered convenient, and aspects agreeable : with scales and tables of reference, describing the several parts, with their just dimensions and use / designed and drawn by T. Lightoler, Architect ; and well engraved on twenty-five folio copper plates.

London : Printed for Robert Sayer, Map and Printseller, at No. 53, in Fleet-Street, 1774.
Physical Description:
25 leaves of plates : chiefly ill. ; 30 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
NK2260 .F87 1774+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
English short title catalogue, T90196
Harris, E. British architectural writers, 1556-1785. Cambridge, 1990, 517
Archer, 179.3
Engraved throughout.
BAC: British Art Center copy in original blue-grey wrappers. Label mounted on front cover: Minster Acres Library. Inscription on front cover: Benwell House.
Subject Terms:
Architecture -- Details -- Early works to 1800.
Architecture, Domestic -- Designs and plans -- Early works to 1800.
Architecture, Domestic -- Great Britain -- Early works to 1800.
Benwell House -- Provenance.
Chron. -- 1774.
Engraving -- Specimens -- 1774.
Farm buildings.
Minster Acres Library -- Provenance.
Sayer, Robert -- Publisher.

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