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Latitude: 52.5723 / 52°34'20"N
Longitude: -0.251 / 0°15'3"W
OS Eastings: 518628
OS Northings: 298596
OS Grid: TL186985
Mapcode National: GBR HZP.PCR
Mapcode Global: WHHNK.3LRW
Entry Name: Orchard House
Listing Date: 7 May 1973
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1161821
English Heritage Legacy ID: 49692
Location: Peterborough, PE3
County: City of Peterborough
Electoral Ward/Division: Central
Built-Up Area: Peterborough
Traditional County: Northamptonshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire
Church of England Parish: Peterborough St John the Baptist
Church of England Diocese: Peterborough
TL 1898 NE 4/153
Built in 1829 by Dr Skrimshire, and substantially unaltered. Whittlesey brick,
stone dressings and porch. Double hipped slate roof, overhanging at eaves.
Front elevation of 2 storeys. 3 windows, flat brick arches, glazing bars. Porch
with stone pediment, cornice and piers, brick sides. Stone plinth. Centre section
recedes slightly. Brick chimneys. Rear elevation is similar but centre window
is blocked. Interior:- The 3 principal reception rooms have original mantels
and woodwork0 Mahogany stair rail. History:- Occupied principally by doctors and,
from 1881 to 1921, by Dr Xayden Keeton who had an international reputation as a
music teacher. Sir Malcolm Sargent was one of his pupils.
Listing NGR: TL1862898596
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