Healthy Moral Homes for Agricultural Labourers

Healthy Moral Homes for Agricultural Labourers

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1860 edition. Excerpt: ... shelves to living room and bed-rooms...060 18 winders, 4 fliers to stairs, inch treads, f risers, 3x3 octagon newels, 1 in. strings 2 2 0 Two rough porches 200 Carried forward... 76 2 6 Brought forward. Walls built with compressed earth or concrete, add 4 18 10 76 2 6 Ditto stud-framed and weather-boarded outside, add 4 18 10 Ditto stone pebbles, brick quoins to angles, and round doors, and windows, add Ditto 9-inch brick, built hollow, add. Ditto 9-inch-ditto solid, add Ditto 14-inch stone rubble walls, add. Fittings To Each Cottage. 2 ft. 6 in. range, oven and boiler, set in brickwork 14 in. grate to bed-room 10 gall, boiler in scullery, with fire-box 2 ft. stone ware sink, trapped, and 3 in. drain pipe. 4 ft. iron bedstead, and 3 ft. ditto 3 ft. dresser, 2 drawers, footboard under, 3 shelves over 10 iron surplice hooks to backs of doors 1J bracket table, ironing board under window. Copper lid and towel roller to scullery Plat VII.--Plan with, elevation of front and side of cottage, containing: front porch 8ft. x 4ft. living-room 11 x 9ft., scullery 9x3, parents' bed-room 9x7, girls' bed-room 8x6, boys' bed-room 6x6, pantry 6x4, fuel 4x4, tools 4x3, apiary 4x3, necessaire 4x4, although shown is far test to be placed some 30 to 40ft. away from the house. This cottage possesses all the advantages of a "Healthy Moral Home." It must be borne in mind all the rooms are reduced to the smallest size possible, so as to keep down the cost; having no inside lobby the porch is closed up four feet high to the front and one end, thus to keep out the wind. Parents' bedroom is distinct from the children's, the children's bed-room haying the pantry between to keep them also distinct. The floor of the living-room is twelve inches above the...show more

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  • Paperback | 30 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 2mm | 73g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236595564
  • 9781236595560