List entry

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: THE ORANGERY

List entry Number: 1127503

Location

THE ORANGERY

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

County District District Type Parish
City of PeterboroughUnitary AuthorityBarnack

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 16-Jan-1956

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 50312

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

1. 5141 ST MARTINS WITHOUT BURGHLEY PARK The Orangery (formerly listed under the Civil Parish of Barnack) TF 00 NW 1/514 16.1.56 I GV 2. Circa 1756-63 by Capability Brown whose master plan for Burghley depicts the orangery and is dated 1756, and the orangery was seen by Horace Walpole in 1763. Gothic orangery. Ashlar with slate hipped roof behind battlements. Eleven bays with octagonal turrets, flanking the centre bay and at the corners, large 4 centred arch windows with Perpendicular panelling above. Sashes and central glazed door with Gothic glazing bars.

Listing NGR: TF0486006089

Selected Sources

  1. Unpublished Title  Reference - Title: Part 5 Cambridgeshire - Journal Title: Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England

National Grid Reference: TF 04860 06089

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