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Orangery C.200 Metres North-West of Bridge over Forthburn Beck, Streatlam and Stainton

Description: Orangery C.200 Metres North-West of Bridge over Forthburn Beck

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 January 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 111572

OS Grid Reference: NZ0816719856
OS Grid Coordinates: 408167, 519856
Latitude/Longitude: 54.5739, -1.8752

Location: Stainton, Durham DL12 8TY

Locality: Streatlam and Stainton
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DL12 8TY

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Listing Text

(North side, off)
13/206 Orangery c.200
metres north-west
7.1.52 of bridge over
Forthburn Beck


Orangery. Dated 1879 on rear rainwater heads. By J. Watson. Sandstone ashlar
with rear coursed squared sandstone; roofless at time of survey. One storey,
7 bays. Tuscan arcade, the central arch higher and with doors missing;
balustraded parapet on deep cornice; garlanded urns over each column. Returns
have similar 2-bay arcade, the rear arches blind. Skeletal iron structure for
hipped roof with spear finials; covering missing. Rear shows fragments of pent
glass-house. Interior has 7 full-height groups of iron rods for supporting

Empty and derelict at time of survey.

Listing NGR: NZ0816719856

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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