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Board of Trade and Privy Council Office, 68-72 Whitehall, London

RIBA154142
Soane, Sir John (1753-1837)
NOTES: Soane was commissioned by the Office of Works to provide a series of new public buildings for Whitehall. He set up about the reconstruction of the old Board of Trade Office from 1823-1827. Much of Soane's work was later destroyed or partially reconstructed by Charles Barry in 1845, but interiors survive of the basement stair, entrance vestibule, ante-room and the Privy Council Chamber.

Board of Trade and Privy Council Office, 68-72 Whitehall, London: detail of railing with Soanian detail behind

RIBA154143
Soane, Sir John (1753-1837)
NOTES: Soane was commissioned by the Office of Works to provide a series of new public buildings for Whitehall. He set up about the reconstruction of the old Board of Trade Office from 1823-1827. Much of Soane's work was later destroyed or partially reconstructed by Charles Barry in 1845, but interiors survive of the basement stair, entrance vestibule, ante-room and the Privy Council Chamber.

Board of Trade and Privy Council Office, 68-72 Whitehall, London

RIBA154144
Soane, Sir John (1753-1837)
NOTES: Soane was commissioned by the Office of Works to provide a series of new public buildings for Whitehall. He set up about the reconstruction of the old Board of Trade Office from 1823-1827. Much of Soane's work was later destroyed or partially reconstructed by Charles Barry in 1845, but interiors survive of the basement stair, entrance vestibule, ante-room and the Privy Council Chamber.

Board of Trade and Privy Council Office, 68-72 Whitehall, London: fireplace by Soane

RIBA154145
Soane, Sir John (1753-1837)
NOTES: Soane was commissioned by the Office of Works to provide a series of new public buildings for Whitehall. He set up about the reconstruction of the old Board of Trade Office from 1823-1827. Much of Soane's work was later destroyed or partially reconstructed by Charles Barry in 1845, but interiors survive of the basement stair, entrance vestibule, ante-room and the Privy Council Chamber.

Board of Trade and Privy Council Office, 68-72 Whitehall, London: detail of fireplace by Soane

RIBA154146
Soane, Sir John (1753-1837)
NOTES: Soane was commissioned by the Office of Works to provide a series of new public buildings for Whitehall. He set up about the reconstruction of the old Board of Trade Office from 1823-1827. Much of Soane's work was later destroyed or partially reconstructed by Charles Barry in 1845, but interiors survive of the basement stair, entrance vestibule, ante-room and the Privy Council Chamber.

Board of Trade and Privy Council Office, 68-72 Whitehall, London: the entrance vestibule by Soane

RIBA154147
Soane, Sir John (1753-1837)
NOTES: Soane was commissioned by the Office of Works to provide a series of new public buildings for Whitehall. He set up about the reconstruction of the old Board of Trade Office from 1823-1827. Much of Soane's work was later destroyed or partially reconstructed by Charles Barry in 1845, but interiors survive of the basement stair, entrance vestibule, ante-room and the Privy Council Chamber.

Board of Trade and Privy Council Office, 68-72 Whitehall, London: columns in the entrance vestibule by Soane

RIBA154148
Soane, Sir John (1753-1837)
NOTES: Soane was commissioned by the Office of Works to provide a series of new public buildings for Whitehall. He set up about the reconstruction of the old Board of Trade Office from 1823-1827. Much of Soane's work was later destroyed or partially reconstructed by Charles Barry in 1845, but interiors survive of the basement stair, entrance vestibule, ante-room and the Privy Council Chamber.

Board of Trade and Privy Council Office, 68-72 Whitehall, London: detail of balustrade on the basement stair by Soane

RIBA154149
Soane, Sir John (1753-1837)
NOTES: Soane was commissioned by the Office of Works to provide a series of new public buildings for Whitehall. He set up about the reconstruction of the old Board of Trade Office from 1823-1827. Much of Soane's work was later destroyed or partially reconstructed by Charles Barry in 1845, but interiors survive of the basement stair, entrance vestibule, ante-room and the Privy Council Chamber.

Board of Trade and Privy Council Office, 68-72 Whitehall, London: detail of balustrade on the basement stair by Soane

RIBA154150
Soane, Sir John (1753-1837)
NOTES: Soane was commissioned by the Office of Works to provide a series of new public buildings for Whitehall. He set up about the reconstruction of the old Board of Trade Office from 1823-1827. Much of Soane's work was later destroyed or partially reconstructed by Charles Barry in 1845, but interiors survive of the basement stair, entrance vestibule, ante-room and the Privy Council Chamber.

Board of Trade and Privy Council Office, 68-72 Whitehall, London: the Privy Council Chamber with alterations by Barry showing details of the oak panelling

RIBA154152
Soane, Sir John (1753-1837)
NOTES: The original scheme for this room was by Sir John Soane in 1827, who designed a starfish shaped vault for the ceiling. This was subsequently stripped out at the behest of Sir Charles Grevill, Clerk of the Privy Council. The room was later 'restored' by Barry, who reset Soane's design of the ceiling rose, ensured that his original oak panelling was repaired and that his grey marble fireplaces were left in situ.

Board of Trade and Privy Council Office, 68-72 Whitehall, London: the Privy Council Chamber with alterations by Barry, showing the fireplace

RIBA154153
Soane, Sir John (1753-1837)
NOTES: The original scheme for this room was by Sir John Soane in 1827, who designed a starfish shaped vault for the ceiling. This was subsequently stripped out at the behest of Sir Charles Grevill, Clerk of the Privy Council. The room was later 'restored' by Barry, who reset Soane's design of the ceiling rose, ensured that his original oak panelling was repaired and that his grey marble fireplaces were left in situ.

Board of Trade and Privy Council Office, 68-72 Whitehall, London: the Privy Council Chamber with alterations by Barry, showing the oak panelling

RIBA154154
Soane, Sir John (1753-1837)
NOTES: The original scheme for this room was by Sir John Soane in 1827, who designed a starfish shaped vault for the ceiling. This was subsequently stripped out at the behest of Sir Charles Grevill, Clerk of the Privy Council. The room was later 'restored' by Barry, who reset Soane's design of the ceiling rose, ensured that his original oak panelling was repaired and that his grey marble fireplaces were left in situ.
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