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Description: Orangery Approximately 50 Metres East of Elsham Hall
Date Listed: 6 November 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 165916
OS Grid Reference: TA0316712000
OS Grid Coordinates: 503167, 412000
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5944, -0.4427
ELSHAM B 1206
TA 01 SW
(east side, off)
5/14 Orangery approximately 50
metres east of Elsham
Orangery. Rainwater head inscribed WT, probably for Thompson family; C20
roof. Limestone ashlar front, red brick to sides and rear. Asbestos roof.
Classical style. Rectangular on plan, with flight of 5 stone steps to
central entrance. Single storey, 3 bays: central pedimented bay breaks
forward. Plinth, rusticated quoins. Bays divided by attached Doric columns
carrying full entablature with modillioned cornice and blocking course.
3 full-height round-headed arches in rusticated surrounds containing windows
with wooden mullions, glazing bars and glazed door to middle bay. Inscribed
rainwater head to right. Tripartite sashes with glazing bars to left and
right returns. Single pitch roof. N Pevsner and J Harris, The Buildings of
England: Lincolnshire, 1978, 233; drawing by C Nattes, 1794, Banks
Collection, Lincoln City Library.
Listing NGR: TA0316712000
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Source: English Heritage
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