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ORANGERY, FLAXLEY ABBEY

List Entry Summary

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

Name: ORANGERY, FLAXLEY ABBEY

List entry Number: 1121870

Location

ORANGERY, FLAXLEY ABBEY

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

County: Gloucestershire

District: Forest of Dean

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Blaisdon

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 04-Jul-1985

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 354087

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Details

SO 61 NE BLAISDON FLAXLEY

6/19 Orangery, Flaxley Abbey

II

orangery, late C17, brick, variation of Flemish bond, back wall rubble stone, slate roof. Long and narrow room, single storey, on site of north walk of Abbey cloister. Front 7 windows, centre a french door: windows sash (late C18, early C19 replacements), 4- panes wide: flat heads with rubbed brick arch. Plain parapet, hipped roof. Internally a single room, plastered, with plastered barrel-vaulted ceiling. In back, north wall at east end base of C12 door, from nave to cloister with lower part of column in angle on each side. Rear wall remains of south wall of church. Room to west rebuilt 1960's. Shown on Kyp engraving of house 1712. Contains 3 stone coffin lids found on site of Chapter House.

Listing NGR: SO6902915438

Selected Sources

Other
Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England, Part 16 Gloucestershire,

National Grid Reference: SO 69029 15438

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