Halfpenny, William, d. 1755 / Useful architecture / being the last work in this kind of William Halfpenny, architect and carpenter, in twenty-five new designs, with full and clear instructions, in every particular, for erecting parsonage-houses, farm-houses, and inns, with their respective offices, &c. of various dimensions. . .
[Title page] Useful architecture; being the last work in this kind of William Halfpenny
The Th__ ARCHITECTURE; Being the laft WORK in this Kind of WILLIAM HALFPENNY, Architect and Carpenter, In Twenty-Five New Designs, With full and clear inftructions, in every Particular, For erecting Parfonage-Houfes, Farm-Houfes, and Inns, With their refpective Offices, &c. of various Dimenfions, at the moft moderate Expence, teh Largeft not exceeding Five Hundered Pounds, and the Smallest under One Hundered Pounds. As will evidently appear By their feveral Dimensions and estimates Particularly fet forth with refpect both to BRICK and STONE, Adapted to the ufual Meafurement of Great Britain and Ireland. Together With a Supplement, containing feveral Designs for Building with Timber Only, With Estimates annext in like Manner. The Four Designs added, are for Bridges, which in Rural Situations are generally neceffary and always pleafing, being fuited to fmall Pieces of Water, Brooks, &c. and chief Ornament where Strength with Beauty is needful. The Whole intended as an Improvement of what has hitherto been given on the Subject, and rendered both Practicable and Beneficial to all concerned in Building. _____________________________________________________ LONDON: Printed for and Sold by Robert Sayer, Map and Print- Siller, at the Golden Buck, in Fleet-Street. MDCCLX.
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