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Orangery Approximately 120 Metres North of Shirburn Castle

A Grade II Listed Building in Shirburn, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.6597 / 51°39'34"N

Longitude: -0.9946 / 0°59'40"W

OS Eastings: 469637

OS Northings: 196133

OS Grid: SU696961

Mapcode National: GBR B1S.TLR

Mapcode Global: VHDVT.QK11

Entry Name: Orangery Approximately 120 Metres North of Shirburn Castle

Listing Date: 3 April 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1059736

English Heritage Legacy ID: 249000

Location: Shirburn, South Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX49

County: Oxfordshire

District: South Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Shirburn

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Pyrton and Shirburn

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

4/154 Orangery approx. 120m. N of
Shirburn Castle.


Orangery. Early C19. Limestone ashlar; gabled Welsh slate roof. One storey;
9-window range. Arcaded front of tall round-headed windows with cast-iron lights
of vertical divisions. Similar rear elevation and 3-bay side walls. Inspection
not possible. Description compiled from photographs and printed sources. The
orangery was probably built in anticipation of a royal visit in 1808.
(Shirburn park and gardens are included in the HBMC Register of Gardens at Grade
II; V.C.H.: Oxfordshire, Vol. VIII, p. 181).

Listing NGR: SU6963796133

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