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Orlingbury Hall and Attached Wall and Outbuildings to North East

A Grade II* Listed Building in Orlingbury, Northamptonshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.3409 / 52°20'27"N

Longitude: -0.7374 / 0°44'14"W

OS Eastings: 486118

OS Northings: 272174

OS Grid: SP861721

Mapcode National: GBR CWN.6D5

Mapcode Global: VHDRP.5FK9

Entry Name: Orlingbury Hall and Attached Wall and Outbuildings to North East

Listing Date: 28 May 1954

Last Amended: 13 May 1986

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1040668

English Heritage Legacy ID: 233567

Location: Orlingbury, Wellingborough, Northamptonshire, NN14

County: Northamptonshire

District: Wellingborough

Civil Parish: Orlingbury

Built-Up Area: Orlingbury

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: Orlingbury St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text

SP8672
13/283
28/05/54


ORLINGBURY
THE GREEN
(South side)
Orlingbury Hall and attached
wall and outbuildings to NE

(Formerly listed as Orlingbury Hall)


GV II*


Country House. C16 origins mainly c.1700 for Richard Young. Lias and limestone
ashlar with Collyweston slate roofs. Double-depth plan, 2 storeys with attic.
Entrance front of 9-window range arranged 3:3:3 with 4 large pilasters between
each with entablature with triglyph frieze. Central moulded stone-arch head
doorcase with flight of steps has pilasters and pediment over. Sash windows with
glazing bars have plain stone architraves. Plinth with four 2-light stone
mullion windows. String course between floors. Rusticated quoins at corners.
Ashlar gable parapets and 4 roof dormers with pediments. 2 lateral ashlar stacks
rise above centre pilasters and ashlar stacks at ends. Late C18 2-window range
to left is later with arch head Gothic window at ground floor and sashes at
first floor; plain parapet. Elevation to right has 2-storey canted bay. Garden
front to rear of entrance front C19 has central 2-storey canted bay. Late C18
wall and outbuildings attached to left of main front. Interior: entrance hall
has Adam-style fireplace. Staircase may have some C18 balusters reset.
(Buildings of England: Northamptonshire p.361; Squires Homes and other Old
Buildings of Northamptonshire: J.A. Gotch p.22).


Listing NGR: SP8611872174

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