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A Grade II* Listed Building in Romsey Extra, Hampshire

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Latitude: 50.9792 / 50°58'45"N

Longitude: -1.4966 / 1°29'47"W

OS Eastings: 435434

OS Northings: 120096

OS Grid: SU354200

Mapcode National: GBR 75G.DFZ

Mapcode Global: FRA 76RJ.8RV

Entry Name: Orangery

Listing Date: 17 November 1986

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1301341

English Heritage Legacy ID: 141168

Location: Romsey Extra, Test Valley, Hampshire, SO51

County: Hampshire

District: Test Valley

Civil Parish: Romsey Extra

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hampshire

Church of England Parish: Romsey St Mary and St Ethelflaeda

Church of England Diocese: Winchester

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Listing Text

SU 32 SE
3/26 Orangery


Orangery. C18 pre-Palmerston orangery structure remains as a rectangular block,
having five tall sash windows on the long south side; a western portico was
added (1769) by Capability Brown, and the building was extended four bays east-
wards in 1788 by Holland, this last being top-glazed by W E Nesfield 1875.
Yellow brick walls, rubbed flat arches, stone eaves band comprising a fascia
with flutes and circles above a moulding, full-height sashes. The portico has
a central niche, flanked by pedimented doorways, and in front are four Ionic columns
the outer being coupled with square columns at the corners, above all is a
modillion entablature and pediment. The eastern section ends with a flat plain
gable, as background to a wide fluted urn on a garlanded plinth, tall windows
below eaves level.

Listing NGR: SU3506819411

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