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Orangery About 300 Metres West and 260 Metres South of Gibside

A Grade II* Listed Building in Whickham South and Sunniside, Gateshead

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Latitude: 54.9219 / 54°55'18"N

Longitude: -1.7319 / 1°43'54"W

OS Eastings: 417284

OS Northings: 558606

OS Grid: NZ172586

Mapcode National: GBR JCBJ.VF

Mapcode Global: WHC3W.CKK5

Entry Name: Orangery About 300 Metres West and 260 Metres South of Gibside

Listing Date: 1 February 1950

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1299709

English Heritage Legacy ID: 303876

Location: Gateshead, NE16

County: Gateshead

Electoral Ward/Division: Whickham South and Sunniside

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear

Church of England Parish: Whickham

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

In the entry for the following:-

10/111 (north side)
Gibside Estate
Orangery about 300 metres
west and 260 metres south
of Gibside


The grade shall be amended to read II * ( star)


(north side)
Gibside Estate.

10/111 Orangery about 300 metres
west and 260 metres south
1.2.50 of Gibside.


Orangery. Late C18. Sandstone ashlar and brick. One tall storey, 7 bays.
Pulvinated frieze to pedimented doorways in 3-bay returns; Tuscan
arcade with some glazing bars remaining in tall, empty round-headed openings;
modillioned eaves cornice and blocking course with some urns. Interior: brick
lining with ashlar south arcade. Central square structure, possibly
fountain base. Roofless at time of survey.

Listing NGR: NZ1728458606

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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