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The Orangery and Adjoining Walls About 120 Yards West of Hanbury Hall

A Grade II* Listed Building in Hanbury, Worcestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.2714 / 52°16'17"N

Longitude: -2.0858 / 2°5'8"W

OS Eastings: 394244

OS Northings: 263697

OS Grid: SO942636

Mapcode National: GBR 2GP.FJC

Mapcode Global: VH92H.S5PL

Entry Name: The Orangery and Adjoining Walls About 120 Yards West of Hanbury Hall

Listing Date: 14 March 1969

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1350127

English Heritage Legacy ID: 147805

Location: Hanbury, Wychavon, Worcestershire, WR9

County: Worcestershire

District: Wychavon

Civil Parish: Hanbury

Traditional County: Worcestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Worcestershire

Church of England Parish: Hanbury

Church of England Diocese: Worcester

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Listing Text

HANBURY CP SCHOOL ROAD (north side)
SO 96 SW
3/129 (11/2(A)) The Orangery and
adjoining walls about
14.3.69 120 yards west of
Hanbury Hall
GV II*

Orangery and adjoining walls. c1750. Red brick in Flemish bond with ashlar
dressings and hipped plain tiled roof behind parapet. Long rectangular plan
aligned roughly east/west. Single storey with moulded eaves cornice.
Main south elevation: nine bays of which the central three break forward and
are pedimented; windows are tall 40-pane sashes with moulded architraves and
gauged flat heads; the central window opens to ground level to form main
entrance; flanking windows have continuous sandstone sill. Pediment contains
a carved basket of fruit, flowers and wreaths; pediment and parapet are sur-
mounted by urn and pineapple finials. Interior: moulded cornice and quarry-
tiled floor. The rear wall is adjoined at each side by a brick wall with a
sandstone coping about 7 feet high; each wall runs for a distance of about
8 yards before returning south for a further 6 yards. (VCH 3 (ii), p 373;
BoE, p 186; Country Life, xxxix, CXLiii 18 and 66, Gardens, X 368; Hanbury Hall,
The National Trust Official guidebook, 1981, p 30).


Listing NGR: SO9424463697

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