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Beehouse in Kitchen Garden to South West of Main Entrance

A Grade II Listed Building in Castle Ashby, West Northamptonshire

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Latitude: 52.2215 / 52°13'17"N

Longitude: -0.7376 / 0°44'15"W

OS Eastings: 486333

OS Northings: 258890

OS Grid: SP863588

Mapcode National: GBR CY0.LCM

Mapcode Global: VHDS8.5FFC

Plus Code: 9C4X67C6+HX

Entry Name: Beehouse in Kitchen Garden to South West of Main Entrance

Listing Date: 6 September 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1294087

English Heritage Legacy ID: 235436

Location: Castle Ashby, West Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire, NN7

County: West Northamptonshire

Civil Parish: Castle Ashby

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: Castle Ashby St Mary Magdalene

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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6/36 Beehouse in Kitchen Garden to
SW of main entrance


Beehouse. Probably C18. Limestone ashlar. 2 tiers of 6 round-headed alcoves for
bee-skeps, with keyblocks. Plinth, pilastered corners and narrow pilaster strips
between bays, plain frieze and moulded cornice. One of a pair in entrance arm of
Kitchen Garden (q.v.). Symmetrically sited either side of path leading from main
(Castle Ashby parks and grdens are included in HBMC Register of Parks and
Gardens for Northamptonshire at Grade I)

Listing NGR: SP8633358890

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