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Orangery in Walled Garden 300 Metres North East of Seaton Delaval Hall, Seaton Valley

Description: Orangery in Walled Garden 300 Metres North East of Seaton Delaval Hall

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 28 July 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 236059

OS Grid Reference: NZ3242476738
OS Grid Coordinates: 432424, 576738
Latitude/Longitude: 55.0840, -1.4936

Location: The Avenue, Blyth, Northumberland NE26 4QW

Locality: Seaton Valley
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE26 4QW

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Listing Text

NZ 3276
Orangery, in walled
13/95 garden 300 metres north-
east of Seaton
28.7.50 Delaval Hall (formerly
listed as the Orangery
Orangery. Early C18, possibly by Vanbrugh. Squared tooled stone of near-ashlar
quality; pantile roof to rear outshut. Roman Doric arcaded 5-bay front. Renewed
glazing in round-arched openings under metope frieze, and moulded parapet with
pilasters with lead dancing putti (away for repair at time of survey). Frieze
and parapet continued on returns. Rear elevation shows central projection flanked
by lower outshuts; boarded door. 21-pane fixed window in centre and 13 similar
9-pane windows below.

Listing NGR: NZ3242476738

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Source: English Heritage

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