Presentation volume of elevations and plans for Trentham Hall, North Staffordshire by Sir Charles Barry

Trentham Hall, built between 1834 and 1848, was the first country house constructed in Barry's Italianate style, a style which went on to make his name and fortune.


Pen & ink & watercolour wash on paper, bound in leather
64.5 x 40.5 x 1.5 cm
Art Fund grant:
£12,500 ( Total: £1,760,000)
Acquired in:
Private vendor

This volume contains three elevations and four architectural plans drawn by hand. Trentham Hall was demolished in 1911.


Presented by Sir Charles Barry to 2nd Duke of Sutherland, 1834; by descent until 1913; Trustees of Duke of Sutherland until 1972; Trustees of the Countess of Sutherland's No. 3 Settlement. The work has been on loan to Staffordshire Record Office sinc

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