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The Lobby in a Bedroom at Sizergh Castle, Westmorland



The Lobby in a Bedroom at Sizergh Castle, Westmorland

Second half of 16th Century. Forming the entrance to the Inlaid Room shown in A Bedroom from Sizergh Castle, Westmorland. The porch was probably erected slightly later than the remainder of the panelling. Such porches were erected as lobbies in order to screen openings to staircases or passages and adjoining openings, or as doors to other rooms.



















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