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Former Orangery Adjoining North West of Lyneham House, Yealmpton

Description: Former Orangery Adjoining North West of Lyneham House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 July 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 100501

OS Grid Reference: SX5785353464
OS Grid Coordinates: 257853, 53464
Latitude/Longitude: 50.3639, -3.9999

Location: Yealmpton, Devon PL8 2LG

Locality: Yealmpton
Local Authority: South Hams District Council
County: Devon
Country: England
Postcode: PL8 2LG

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Listing Text

Former orangery
adjoining north west of
Lyneham House


Former orangery now used as a summerhouse. Circa early C18. Red brick in Flemish
bond with flared headers. Hipped slate roof with moulded wooden eaves. One storey
and attic. 2:1:2 bays. Round arched openings with glazed doors, the centre opening
is larger and has double doors. Plat band above. Three hipped dormers with moulded
cornices. Central gable to rear incorporating large brick chimney stack and with
steps to loft door.
A photograph in the NMR of a drawing dated 1716 by Edmund Prideaux shows the orangery
and formal gardens in front. The drawing is now at Prideaux Place, Cornwall.

Listing NGR: SX5785353464

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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