Description: Former Orangery on North East Side of Walled Garden to North of Home Farm
Date Listed: 4 December 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 333934
OS Grid Reference: SE3199903431
OS Grid Coordinates: 431999, 403431
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5266, -1.5188
STAINBOROUGH WENTWORTH CASTLE
1/146 Former orangery
on north-east side
of walled garden
to north of
Orangery now nurserymens' store. Probably early C19, for the Wentworth Castle
estate. Red brick in Flemish bond, sandstone walling to rear, ashlar dressings,
Welsh slate roof. Single storey, 5 bays. Ashlar plinth. Full-height openings:
central doorway having overlight with glazing bars, later casements to other bays.
Ashlar entablature, blocking course removed. Hipped roof with moulded plinths to
corniced end stacks. Rear: 3 tall openings with lintels tooled as voussoirs,
lighter cornice with remains of blocking course.
Interior: stone paving; light roof construction (originally glazed) with iron webs
reinforcing apex beneath the ridge.
Listing NGR: SE3199903431
Source: English Heritage
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