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Heveningham Hall Orangery, Heveningham

Description: Heveningham Hall Orangery

Grade: I
Date Listed: 25 October 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 286095

OS Grid Reference: TM3515173249
OS Grid Coordinates: 635151, 273249
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3070, 1.4480

Location: Heveningham, Suffolk IP19 0PN

Locality: Heveningham
Local Authority: Suffolk Coastal District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP19 0PN

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Listing Text


8/76 Heveningham Hall Orangery

Orangery. Circa 1790, by James Wyatt. Brick and stucco, lined in imitation
of ashlar except on the facade. Single storey. Symmetrical 9-bay facade, the
bays divided by Composite pilasters; semi-circular portico carried on 4
detached and 2 threequarter-engaged columns; frieze enriched with paterae over
the pilasters and swags between, dentilled cornice and balustraded parapet.
The 2 end bays are narrower and unglazed: each has a semi-domed niche with a
Coade stone statue within; above each niche is a Coade stone panel. The
remaining 7 bays have full-width semi-circular headed sash windows. 3-bay
returns, also divided by pilasters. The floor was altered in mid C19 and the
roof structure is C20. The statues bear the date 1789.

Listing NGR: TM3515173249

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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