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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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Coordinates

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

TL 1218 3941 CHICKSANDS

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

GV II*

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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