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The Tennis Court and Orangery at Crabbet Park, Worth

Description: The Tennis Court and Orangery at Crabbet Park

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 11 May 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 302898

OS Grid Reference: TQ3054737363
OS Grid Coordinates: 530547, 137363
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1207, -0.1361

Location: Worth, West Sussex RH10 4SS

Locality: Worth
Local Authority: Mid Sussex District Council
County: West Sussex
Country: England
Postcode: RH10 4SS

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Listing Text

The Tennis Court and
Orangery at
Crabbet Park
TQ 33 NW 2/534B

1900 circa. Built at the time when the Crabbet Club flourished in the house.
The tennis court has 9 bays. Red brick. Each bay is flanked by stone pilasters.
Stone balustraded parapet. Hipped tiled roof. On the north side the orangery,
also of 9 bays, projects beyond the tennis court at a lower level. Round-headed
double French windows with semi-circular fanlights set in stone architrave
surrounds. Each bay is flanked by stone Tuscan half-columns. Balustraded parapet
with solid portions over the half-columns surmounted by ball caps with balustraded
parapet between. In the centre projecting further north is a deep curved portico
of 6 stone columns.
To the west of the tennis court is a further orangery section in similar style
but without round-headed windows. This is now roofless and has no glass in the
To the east is a red brick portion of 3 bays.

Listing NGR: TQ3054737363

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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