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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 WALL AND OUTBUILDINGS 90 METRES EAST OF HOPTON COURT

List entry Number: 1383545

Location

ORANGERY AND WALL AND OUTBUILDINGS 90 METRES EAST OF HOPTON COURT

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

County District District Type Parish
ShropshireUnitary AuthorityHopton Wafers

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 19-Oct-1995

Date of most recent amendment: 29-Feb-2000

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 483976

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Details

HOPTON WAFERS

SO67NW Orangery, wall and outbuildings 90 582-1/1/139 metres east of Hopton Court 19/10/95 (Formerly Listed as: Orangery east of Hopton Court)

GV II*

Orangery. c1820, for Thomas Botfield, ironmaster. Cast-iron and glass, stone piers and rendered brick rear walls. PLAN: rectangular on plan, orangery built against a tall brick heated back wall with an arch through to a barrel-vaulted glazed transept at the rear with brick walls; in the angles at the back are hovels, that to the north having a furnace in the basement. EXTERIOR: the orangery has 9 bays with stone piers to the central doorway and at the corners. The bays are divided by the cast-iron main frames, the bays with small panes and iron glazing bars. The sides and roof are similarly divided and the roof has a semi-elliptical profile with curved ribs and glass. The doors have margin glazing bars. The Orangery at Hopton Court is a rare and particularly fine example of an early C19 conservatory.





Listing NGR: SO6419376552

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National Grid Reference: SO 64193 76552

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