Description: Potting Shed with Attached Walls and Steps in Kitchen Garden
Date Listed: 24 May 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 240061
OS Grid Reference: NY9622065758
OS Grid Coordinates: 396220, 565758
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9864, -2.0606
NY 96 NE NY 96226575
5/302 Potting Shed with
attached walls and
steps, in kitchen
Potting Shed, formerly furnace house for heated garden and greenhouses, with
attached walls andsteps, probably late C18, altered c.1840. Ashlar; Welsh
slate roof. Long rectangular building built into hillside, with tall south wall
and pent roof. Flat-coped south wall, now within C20 greenhouse, without any
openings. Returns each show 2-light mullioned window with iron-framed 18-pane
casements, and stepped slab coping. Low wall to rear with pilasters and stepped
coping. Attached terrace wall with flight of steps at each end; second flight
at left end leads down to sunken ramp entry to furnace house.
Interior: 4 round-arched furnaces in north wall.
Listing NGR: NY9622065758
Source: English Heritage
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