Drury, P. J, Hill Hall , 2009
- Hill Hall : a singular house devised by a Tudor intellectual / Paul Drury ; with a major contribution by Richard Simpson and other contributions by Phil Andrews ... [et al.] ; principal illustrator, Linda Coleman with other illustrations by Liz James and Rob Goller.
- London : Society of Antiquaries of London, 2009.
- Physical Description:
- 2 v. (xxvii, 506 p.) : ill. (some col.), maps ; 31 cm.
- Reference LibraryNA7331.E8 D78 2009 (LC) OversizeAccessible in the Reference Library [Hours]
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- Issued in slipcase.
Second volume is 'Illustrated appendices' comprising: Maps--Early views--Sectional elevations of the house--Period plans.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 419-429) and index.
This is a complete history of a building that begun as a hunting lodge, late in the 11th century and that grew to be the principal house of the manor of Theydon Mount in Essex, a small country retreat within easy reach of London.
- Subject Terms:
- Architecture, Elizabethan -- England -- Essex.Architecture, Renaissance -- England -- Essex.Courtyard houses -- England -- Essex.Essex (England) -- Antiquities.Excavations (Archaeology) -- England -- Essex.Hill Hall (England)Hill Hall (England) -- History.Smith, Thomas, 1513-1577 -- Homes and haunts -- England -- Essex.