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Palm House to West of Orangery

A Grade II* Listed Building in Tatton, Cheshire East

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Latitude: 53.3299 / 53°19'47"N

Longitude: -2.386 / 2°23'9"W

OS Eastings: 374386

OS Northings: 381508

OS Grid: SJ743815

Mapcode National: GBR CYSY.71

Mapcode Global: WH991.BK1M

Entry Name: Palm House to West of Orangery

Listing Date: 20 September 1984

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1139535

English Heritage Legacy ID: 58478

Location: Tatton, Cheshire East, WA16

County: Cheshire East

Civil Parish: Tatton

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Rostherne St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

In the entry for:


3/103 Palm House to west of Orangery


The grade shall be amended to read Grade II*.



3/103 Palm House to west of


c1860. Possibly by Sir Joseph Paxton or G H Stokes. Red brick.
English garden wall bond and rendered brick with stone dressings and
cast iron and glass roof. L shaped plan formed of square hall at west
end with wing of same height to east. Windowless. South facade
consists of slightly over 4 pilaster-buttressed bays of the south wall
of the eastern kitchen garden (q.v.). East end of east wing has low
C20 glass house abutting. East and west walls of square western hall
are rendered and its west and north walls are pilaster buttressed.
All the walls save the south and eastern end of the wing have a
modillion cornice. 4 iron finials to roof of square hall.
Interior: Eastern wing has 5½ bays formed by iron trusses supported
on stone corbels. Square western section now has 8 arched braces
which act as pierced girders at angles and in the centre of each side
rising to a glazed central square.

Listing NGR: SJ7438681508

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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