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Latitude: 51.0526 / 51°3'9"N
Longitude: -3.0827 / 3°4'57"W
OS Eastings: 324206
OS Northings: 128695
OS Grid: ST242286
Mapcode National: GBR M2.FSZT
Mapcode Global: FRA 46FB.GV9
Entry Name: Orangery, About 50 Metres East of Hestercombe House
Listing Date: 17 May 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1175994
English Heritage Legacy ID: 270557
Location: Cheddon Fitzpaine, Taunton Deane, Somerset, TA2
District: Taunton Deane
Civil Parish: Cheddon Fitzpaine
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
ST22NW CHEDDON FITZPAINE CP
5/49 Orangery, about 50 metres East of
Orangery. 1904-9. By Edwin Lutyens for the Hon E W B Portman. Ashlar Ham stone, coursed rubble plinth, quoins and
spandrels in locally quarried slate, coped verges, broken pediment gable ends, modillion eaves to soffit, concrete
pantiles. Plan: single cell, flarogue style. Single storey, rusticated surrounds to niches in outer bays, blank-panels
above, centre 3 roundheaded many paned windows reaching to plinth with pivotal heads, 2 square headed many paned doors
flanking central bay with scroll keystones, circular niches above. Coat of arms in apex of pediment West end, carved
garlands draped from typanus to keystones of single roundheaded full length windows in gable ends. Interior: fine pair
of moulded urns set in semi-circular headed niches flanking bolection moulded fireplace. A "jeu d' esprit" in the
baroque manner by Lutyens. (Photographs in NMR; Country Life, October 10th and 17th, 1908).
Listing NGR: ST2420628695
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