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The Orangery

A Grade II Listed Building in Helmsley, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.2368 / 54°14'12"N

Longitude: -1.0734 / 1°4'24"W

OS Eastings: 460494

OS Northings: 482737

OS Grid: SE604827

Mapcode National: GBR NMYF.FZ

Mapcode Global: WHF9R.HR3W

Entry Name: The Orangery

Listing Date: 18 March 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1149271

English Heritage Legacy ID: 328287

Location: Helmsley, Ryedale, North Yorkshire, YO62

County: North Yorkshire

District: Ryedale

Civil Parish: Helmsley

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Helmsley All Saints

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text


6/61 The Orangery

Orangery in grounds of Duncombe Park (qv). c1730. Rubble with
rusticated sandstone facing. Tripartite plan: 2 wings flanking central
room. 1 storey, 11 bays: 4:3:4. Central section: 3 tall 4-light
round-headed windows separated by Corinthian pilasters, paired at
angles. Dentilled cornice. Plain parapet carries urns corresponding to
pilasters. Flat roof. Wings of half height have square unglazed window
openings separated by rusticated pilasters carrying projecting cornice.
Roof missing to wings. Hussey, 'Duncombe Park I and II', Country Life,
December 5 and 12, 1957; Pevsner, Yorkshire: the North Riding, 1966.

Listing NGR: SE6049482737

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