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Orangery Approximately 100 Metres North East of Chicksands Priory

A Grade II* Listed Building in Chicksands, Central Bedfordshire

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Latitude: 52.0418 / 52°2'30"N

Longitude: -0.3658 / 0°21'56"W

OS Eastings: 512179

OS Northings: 239414

OS Grid: TL121394

Mapcode National: GBR H4L.Y29

Mapcode Global: VHFQP.LYZ4

Entry Name: Orangery Approximately 100 Metres North East of Chicksands Priory

Listing Date: 11 October 1973

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1113727

English Heritage Legacy ID: 37576

Location: Campton and Chicksands, Central Bedfordshire, SG17

County: Central Bedfordshire

Civil Parish: Campton and Chicksands

Built-Up Area: Chicksands

Traditional County: Bedfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bedfordshire

Church of England Parish: Campton

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text


7/22 Orangery approx 100 metres
11.10.73 NE of Chicksands Priory


Orangery. Circa 1800 for Sir George Osborn. Probably by James Wyatt.
Gothick style. Red brick structure with timber facade, hipped slate roof.
Small rectangular building facing S. 5 bays, outer 4 having full-length
sashes with glazing bars, central one, slightly wider, having French windows
with glazing bars. Bays are divided by slender Gothic clustered half-columns.
Entablature formerly had Latin inscription, now no longer visible.
Entablature supports 6 crocketed pinnacles in line with columns.

Listing NGR: TL1217939414

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