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Camellia or Round House, Castle Ashby

Description: Camellia or Round House

Grade: II
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

Location: Castle Ashby, Northamptonshire NN7 1LQ

Locality: Castle Ashby
Local Authority: South Northamptonshire District Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: NN7 1LQ

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Listing Text

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

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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