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The Orangery and Adjoining Garden Wall About 30 Yards South West of Brookfield House, Belbroughton

Description: The Orangery and Adjoining Garden Wall About 30 Yards South West of Brookfield House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 January 1977
English Heritage Building ID: 156296

OS Grid Reference: SO9125577110
OS Grid Coordinates: 391255, 277110
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3919, -2.1299

Location: Belbroughton, Worcestershire DY9 0DL

Locality: Belbroughton
Local Authority: Bromsgrove District Council
County: Worcestershire
Country: England
Postcode: DY9 0DL

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Listing Text

(west side)

6/31 The Orangery and adjoining
garden wall about 30 yards
27.1.77 south-west of Brookfield
House (formerly listed as
Brookfield House Orangery)


Orangery, now house, and adjoining garden wall. Mid-C18 with late C20 altera-
tions. Brick with stone dressings; hipped slate roof behind parapet. Single
storey. Rectangular four-bay plan; openings have round heads and rusticated
lintels; two multi-paned C20 windows; C20 multi-paned doors in second and
fourth bay. Single-storey C20 addition projects to left with C20 round-headed
windows in the front elevation and in the angle with the main part. Garden wall
adjoins right end and runs south-west for about 80 yards. It is about 12 feet
high with pilaster buttresses at 10 yard intervals and terminates in a square
pier with pyramidal capping. About 10 yards from The Orangery is a doorway
with cambered head. The Orangery and adjoining garden wall survive from the
original C18 garden layout and form a strong visual link with the main south-
east elevation of Brookfield House (qv). Included for group value.

Listing NGR: SO9125577110

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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