THE ORANGERY

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1051434
Date first listed:
19-Jan-1952
Statutory Address:
THE ORANGERY

Map

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Location

Statutory Address:
THE ORANGERY

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:
Norfolk
District:
Broadland (District Authority)
Parish:
Blickling
National Grid Reference:
TG 18114 28408

Details

TG 12 NE BLICKLING

4/10 The Orangery 19-1-52

GV II

Orangery, late C18. Probably designed by Humphry Repton. Stuccoed brick with shallow pitched copper roof. One storey, rectangular plan. South facade of nine bays, in each end bay an entrance set slightly forward under a pediment. 2-leaf glazed doors flanked by sidelights, all with glazing bars. Fluted frieze with paterae over doorheads with consoles below. Segmental fanlights with fine decorative glazing bars. Coade stone bands with guilloche moulding to arch imposts. Between the entrances, seven bays of tall sashes with glazing bars, divided by Doric pilasters. Rear wall of red brick with four high-level 4-light windows, off-centre doorway. Interior: simple moulded cornices to ceilings. Statue of Hercules c.1640 by Nicholas Stone, originally at Oxnead Hall. Ref: "Blickling Hall" The National Trust 1985.

Listing NGR: TG1811428408

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
228669
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Blickling Hall, (1985)
Other
Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England, Part 29 Norfolk,

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

End of official listing

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Date: 27 Jun 2006
Reference: IOE01/14701/31
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr John Giles. Source Historic England Archive
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