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Description: Orangery and Attached Garden Wall East of Sherborne House
Date Listed: 25 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 130638
OS Grid Reference: SP1699614660
OS Grid Coordinates: 416996, 214660
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8303, -1.7548
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SHERBORNE SHERBORNE VILLAGE
SP 1614 and
Orangery and attached garden
wall east of Sherborne House
Orangery and attached wall. Early-mid C19. Ashlar. Flat,
probably leaded roof of orangery. Rectangular plan to orangery.
Wall runs for c80m west up to Sherborne House and for c80m east
before returning southwards for c35m. Orangery; single-storey,
5-bay facade lit by large 12-pane sashes within moulded
architraves. Two similar windows in returns. Pilasters between
windows. Shallow moulded string above windows. Panelled parapet
with deep moulded cornice and intermediary piers in line with the
pilasters. Central part-glazed double doors. Wall up to 5m in
height, ramped in places. Flat capping. Four marble tablets
commemorating dogs, set into wall right of orangery with
inscriptions dating from 1866 to 1883.
Listing NGR: SP1699614660
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Source: English Heritage
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