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Orangery, Blockley

Description: Orangery

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 25 August 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 126844

OS Grid Reference: SP1673536403
OS Grid Coordinates: 416735, 236403
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0258, -1.7575

Location: Blockley, Gloucestershire GL56 9RJ

Locality: Blockley
Local Authority: Cotswold District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL56 9RJ

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Listing Text


25.8.60 Orangery


Late C17, possibly by Talman. Ashlar with rusticated quoins and hipped slate roof
behind parapet. Single storey over basement. Three bays on either side of projecting
central bay with pediment bearing relief of urn in tympanum. Tall (replacement) sash
windows with bolection achitraves, central door in similar frame and double flight of
steps. Acanthus-leaved coved cornice. Tall ashlar stack with moulded cap, behind the
pediment. Cross-mullioned windows to vaulted basement. The walls are brick-lined.

Listing NGR: SP1673536403

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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