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Description: Camellia or Round House
Date Listed: 6 September 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 235433
OS Grid Reference: SP8631458956
OS Grid Coordinates: 486314, 258956
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2221, -0.7379
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CASTLE ASHBY CASTLE ASHY PARK
6/33 Camellia or Round House
Greenhouse. Early/mid C19. Dressed limestone, cast iron and glass. Rectangular
with apsed entrance end. Central door flanked by Tuscan pilasters. Glazed bays
separated by piers with similar pilasters. Entablature and blocking cornice.
Pineapple finials to parapet flanking apsidal end and either end of roof ridge.
Interior roof supported by cast-iron columns. In Italian garden but pre-dating
its existing layout.
(Castle Ashby park and gardens are included in HBMC Register of Parks and
Gardens for Northamptonshire at Grade I)
Listing NGR: SP8631458956
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Source: English Heritage
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