An 18th.Century timber and gilt Chimneypiec in Pine after a design by Matthias Locke. 18thC.Active 1768/9,a disciple of Thomas Chippendale and influenced by Robert Adam. Drawings from "English Chimneypieces" by Guy Cadogan Rothery published by John Tiranti in 1927. Gilding by Ossowski of London.The original jambs were fire damaged and have been rebuilt. Click on smaller images for Lockes drawings.