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Design for a gatehouse for Sir Wm. Stanhope at Twickenham,1751

Design for a gatehouse for Sir Wm. Stanhope at Twickenham,1751

Medium: Pen and ink on paper

Date: 1751

Shelfmark: Ktop XXX

Item number: 19-u

Genre: Topographical Drawing

Sir William Stanhope took over this early 18th-century villa built by Alexander Pope. The palladian mansion was extended by Stanhope, who added new wings and demolished the classical portico at the front. This is a design for a new gatehouse.

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