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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 AND WALLED GARDEN AT REAR OF AMMERDOWN HOUSE

List entry Number: 1345115

Location

ORANGERY AND WALLED GARDEN AT REAR OF AMMERDOWN HOUSE

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

County District District Type Parish
SomersetMendipDistrict AuthorityKilmersdon

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 11-Mar-1968

Date of most recent amendment: 25-Jun-1986

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 267918

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

KILMERSDON CP ST75SW AMMERD0WN PARK 6/135 Orangery and walled garden at rear of Ammerdown House (previously listed as Orangery at Ammerdown House) 11.3.68 GV II*

Orangery and walled garden. Circa 1793 for Thomas Samuel Jolliffe. Orangery of ashlar, hipped stone-tiled roof; symmetrical, single storey, 5 bays, very large semi-circular head sash windows except French windows to centre in conforming style. Walled garden with high rubble wall with coping; circular gateway to north with wrought-iron gate; pool. (Country Life, Feb 16, March 2, and March 9, 1929).

Listing NGR: ST7115252768

Selected Sources

  1. Article  Reference - Title: 16 February - Date: 1929 - Journal Title: Country Life
  2. Article  Reference - Title: 2 March - Date: 1929 - Journal Title: Country Life
  3. Article  Reference - Title: 9 March - Date: 1929 - Journal Title: Country Life
  4. Unpublished Title  Reference - Title: Part 37 Somerset - Journal Title: Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England

National Grid Reference: ST 71152 52768

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