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Orangery, Hackness

Description: Orangery

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 December 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 327368

OS Grid Reference: SE9691590659
OS Grid Coordinates: 496915, 490659
Latitude/Longitude: 54.3024, -0.5122

Location: Kirkgate, Hackness, North Yorkshire YO13 0JN

Locality: Hackness
Local Authority: Scarborough Borough Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO13 0JN

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Listing Text

(north side, off)

11/49 Orangery
(formerly listed as
13.12.51 Orangery in Hackness Hall


Orangery. c1800. By John Carr. For Sir Richard Van den Bempde-Johnstone.
Sandstone ashlar on tooled sandstone plinth to front; orange-red brick in
English garden wall bond with sandstone dressings to sides and rear.
Rectangular on plan, the plinth extended at front to form a small terrace.
Single-storey, arcaded front of 5 bays. Round-arched openings with moulded
hoods spring from pilaster piers with moulded imposts. Clasping pilasters
at each end. Entrance to centre beneath radial-glazed light flanked by
radial-glazed sashes. Moulded eaves course and cornice. Roof has collapsed
but is said to have been glazed. Rear: 5-bay blind arcade of recessed round
aches with sandstone sill, imposts and keystones. Return fronts: single
tall radial-glazed sash with sandstone sill, imposts and keystone. C
Hussey, "Hackness Hall, Scarborough", in Country Life, March 1921. Disused
and dilapidated at time of resurvey.

Listing NGR: SE9691390659

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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