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Orangery at Tyntesfield Park

A Grade II* Listed Building in Wraxall and Failand, North Somerset

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Latitude: 51.4372 / 51°26'14"N

Longitude: -2.7112 / 2°42'40"W

OS Eastings: 350662

OS Northings: 171156

OS Grid: ST506711

Mapcode National: GBR JK.NQQK

Mapcode Global: VH88R.Y4KK

Entry Name: Orangery at Tyntesfield Park

Listing Date: 29 April 2002

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1061355

English Heritage Legacy ID: 489537

Location: Wraxall and Failand, North Somerset, BS48

County: North Somerset

Civil Parish: Wraxall and Failand

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text




Orangery. Dated 1897. Ashlar and red brick. Glazed hipped roof.
PLAN: Rectangular 7-bay plan with entrances at centre of west and east fronts.
Classical style.
EXTERIOR: single storey. 7-bay west and east fronts and 3-bay north and south sides; with Ionic giant half-columns and rusticated corner pilasters with an entablature broken forward over the columns and pilasters; centre bay of west front breaks forward as portico with pairs of giant engaged columns and broken pediment with a small oculus; between the columns large round-headed windows with Gibbs surrounds and keystones, windows replaced by C20 galvanised steel window frames. Some of the architectural details are missing.
INTERIOR contains staging.
A rare example of a late Victorian orangery in the Classical style.

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