The gentleman and farmer"s architect....

by T. Lightoler

Publisher: Gregg in Farnborough

Written in English
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Facsimile reprint of the original ed., published London, Sayer, 1762.

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Open LibraryOL21541486M
ISBN 10057615363X
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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 : with scales and tables of reference, describing the several parts, with their just dimensions and usePages: Get this from a library. 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, Sheepcots, Huts, Facades ; With all other. Title: Gentleman and Farmer's Architect.

A New Work Designer: Designed and engraved by Thomas Lightoler (British, active –75) Publisher: Robert Sayer (British, Sunderland – Bath) Date: Medium: Illustrations: etching and engraving Dimensions: 10 1/8 × 8 1/4 × 1/2 in. ( × 21 × cm) Classifications: Books, Ornament & Architecture.

Get this from a library. 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 With scales and tables of reference, describing the several parts Designed and drawn by T.

Lightoler And well engraved on twenty-five folio copper-plates. "The country home has long been the bellwether of classical architecture, distinctive taste, stately elegance, and tradition Detailing the hallmarks of a classically styled hunt country house, [The Gentleman's Farm] features a variety of interiors from a presiden'ts centuries-old-home to newly designed retreats in the Virginia hunt country.

Designers who appreciate proportion, history /5(73). The Gentleman Farmer book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Henry Home, Lord Kames ( - ) gained recognition as an advocat. The Gentleman and Farmer's Architect - A New Work, Containing a Great Variety of Useful and Genteel Designs is an unchanged, high-quality reprint of the original edition of Hansebooks is editor of the literature on different topic areas such as research and science, travel and expeditions, cooking and nutrition, medicine, and other : Timothy Lightoler.

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As a "gentleman" farmer in the making myself, I found this book to be a delightful read. While the author's experiences are certainly different than my own, there is a bit of myself that I can find in his discovery of what actual farming entails.

But surprising to me is that there are moments in this book filled with genuinely outstanding s:   This book was a five star read for me, although the subject matter was at times disturbing. I liked the idea of an architect building hideaways for the Jewish people of Nazi occupied France.

What really really drew me in was the cover of the little girl looking out. Lucien Bernard is the architect in this historical fiction novel.4/5(K). A new book takes us inside the idyllic Virginia estates of gentlemen farmers. is laid out in the new book The Gentleman’s Farm the interior design and architecture.

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The Country Gentleman's Architect: In A Great Variety Of New Designs For Cottages, Farm Houses, Country Houses, Villas, Lodges For Park Or Garden Entr by Miller, John This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know work is in the public domain in the.

Classics, Art and Architecture were other obvious areas the cultivated gentleman should pursue. Jefferson is one example of a polymath of the Age, and gentle-man Thornton was similar but perhaps less talented than Jefferson.

He was certainly less politic. Theirs was an age a. The gentleman farmer by,Bell & Bradfute edition, in English - 4th ed., with the author's last corections and additions. In the United States of America, a gentleman farmer is a landowner who has a farm (gentleman's farm) as part of his estate and who farms mainly for pleasure rather than for profit or sustenance.

The farm can vary from under ten to hundreds or even thousands of acres, and may produce any number of types of grains, poultry, or other livestock. Your love/appreciation for architecture shows. So enjoyed your photos here. No gentlemen farmers around here that I know of - but plenty of Amish farms.

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Notable current members include Charles, Prince of Wales, and Prince William, Duke of British Prime Minister David Cameron, whose father Ian Cameron had been the club's chairman, was a member for fifteen years but resigned in.

'Gentleman's farm' and the tax implications. Gentleman’s farms are often lumped together with hobby farms—pleasure farms that aren't necessarily on. Having once lived in Virginia and having traveled throughout the state, I find this book to beautifully depict, both in text and photograph, the Virginia countryside and many of its one-of-a-kind plantations and estates.

For me, it really captures the finest of Virginia's domestic architecture and rural landscapes. A gentleman (Old French: gentilz hom, gentle + man) is any man of good and courteous conduct. Originally, gentleman was the lowest rank of the landed gentry of England, ranking below an esquire and above a yeoman; by definition, the rank of gentleman comprised the younger sons of the younger sons of peers, and the younger sons of a baronet, a knight, and an esquire, in perpetual succession.

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The gentleman farmer. Ap by Ann. I’ve been fascinated by Thomas Jefferson ever since I wrote an article following his visit through the vineyards and cellars of Burgundy. Four years as envoy to France had made Jefferson quite an oenophile — or, perhaps I should say, oeno-fanatic.

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