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Orangery Approximately 120 Metres North of Shirburn Castle, Shirburn

Description: Orangery Approximately 120 Metres North of Shirburn Castle

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 April 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 249000

OS Grid Reference: SU6963796133
OS Grid Coordinates: 469637, 196133
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6597, -0.9946

Location: Shirburn, Oxfordshire OX9 5DL

Locality: Shirburn
Local Authority: South Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX9 5DL

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Listing Text

4/154 Orangery approx. 120m. N of
Shirburn Castle.


Orangery. Early C19. Limestone ashlar; gabled Welsh slate roof. One storey;
9-window range. Arcaded front of tall round-headed windows with cast-iron lights
of vertical divisions. Similar rear elevation and 3-bay side walls. Inspection
not possible. Description compiled from photographs and printed sources. The
orangery was probably built in anticipation of a royal visit in 1808.
(Shirburn park and gardens are included in the HBMC Register of Gardens at Grade
II; V.C.H.: Oxfordshire, Vol. VIII, p. 181).

Listing NGR: SU6963796133

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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