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Latitude: 51.5718 / 51°34'18"N
Longitude: -4.1632 / 4°9'47"W
OS Eastings: 250180
OS Northings: 188103
OS Grid: SS501881
Mapcode National: GBR GT.1V81
Mapcode Global: VH3MX.SRFD
Entry Name: The Orangery
Listing Date: 19 July 2000
Last Amended: 19 July 2000
Source ID: 23548
Building Class: Domestic
Location: In the south-east of Penrice Castle park, beside gardens.
Community: Ilston (Llanddinol)
Traditional County: Glamorgan
Penrice Castle was built in 1773-7, with William Gubbings as mason. In the early 1790s Gubbings was active here again building the gate lodge, gates, and the orangery.
An orangery in five bays separated by Corinthian pilasters, with stylobate and entablature. The central bay is modified with glazed doors. The cornice is carried on modillions. Plain parapet. Modern glazed roof, said to replace a hipped slate roof.
Other elevations stuccoed with a plain parapet. In each end elevation is a window similar to those at the front.
Said to contain plastered interior, with moulded cornice.
Listed as an C18 orangery, and also for group value with Penrice Castle (mansion).
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