|Title||Melsetter House, Hoy, Orkney (photocopy)|
|Collection||Central Saint Martins Museum and Study Collection|
|Other||Traced by John Brandon-Jones|
|Date||5 October 1898 (original sketch by Lethaby)|
|Id Number Current Accession||R.115.1|
|Id Number Current Repository||2607|
|Inscription||As title and - "Traced from original sketch design by W.R.Lethaby, 2 Grays Inn Square, London WC1. Dated 5th October 1898. General Plan: Scale about 15 feet to an inch"; and buildings, gardens, etc. are all labelled accordingly.|
Photocopy of the plans for Melsetter House, Hoy, Orkney. Redrawn by John Branden-Jones after Lethaby. Lethaby was the principal architect for Melsetter House, contracted by Thomas Middlemore, an affluent Birmingham business man.
|Object Notes||General plans for Melsetter House including outbuildings, grounds etc. See also R.115.2-4.|
|Object References||(re. Melsetter House)|
|Relation Exhibition||W R Lethaby 1857-1931: architecture, design and education, London, Central School of Arts and Crafts|
|Relation References||Book: Rubens;Godfrey;, William Richard Lethaby: his life and work 1857-1931, Architectural Press. 1986.
Sale catalogue: Christies. 29 October 1991.
Thesis: Rubens;Godfrey;, The life and work of William Richard Lethaby (1857-1931), Ph.D., Unive
|Rights||University of the Arts London, Central Saint Martins Museum and Study Collection|