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Ridge and Furrow Glasshouses 15 Metres to North of Kitchen Garden of Somerleyton Hall, Somerleyton, Ashby and Herringfleet

Description: Ridge and Furrow Glasshouses 15 Metres to North of Kitchen Garden of Somerleyton Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 January 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 282416

OS Grid Reference: TM4918998049
OS Grid Coordinates: 649189, 298049
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5233, 1.6719

Location: Somerleyton, Suffolk NR32 5QF

Locality: Somerleyton, Ashby and Herringfleet
Local Authority: Waveney District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR32 5QF

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Listing Text

TM 49 NE
4/65 Ridge and furrow
glasshouses 15m to north
of Kitchen Garden of
Somerleyton Hall
Range of ridge and furrow glasshouses. Circa 1846, probably by Sir Joseph
Paxton for Sir Morton Peto. Cast iron frame, in lean-to form on a brick
plinth. 22 bays wide plus a central 2-bay entrance. Forms part of a garden
included on the Register as of special historic interest. This range
terminates the vista through the north entrance of the kitchen garden (q.v.)
and is included for group value for this reason. The buildings attached to
the north (entrance turnstile, gift shop, etc.) are not included in the
listing. Forms part of a garden included in the HBMC County Register of
Gardens at Grade II.

Listing NGR: TM4918998049

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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