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The First Dukes Greenhouse

A Grade II* Listed Building in Chatsworth, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 53.228 / 53°13'40"N

Longitude: -1.6098 / 1°36'35"W

OS Eastings: 426143

OS Northings: 370175

OS Grid: SK261701

Mapcode National: GBR 57P.MTJ

Mapcode Global: WHCD8.74N6

Plus Code: 9C5W69HR+53

Entry Name: The First Dukes Greenhouse

Listing Date: 12 July 1967

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1334741

English Heritage Legacy ID: 81632

Location: Chatsworth, Derbyshire Dales, Derbyshire, DE45

County: Derbyshire

District: Derbyshire Dales

Town: Derbyshire Dales

Civil Parish: Chatsworth

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Edensor St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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The First Duke's
12.7.67 Greenhouse

Greenhouse. 1697-8, rebuilt 1749-50, with alterations by Paxton
in 1832. Sandstone ashlar. South elevation of 5-3-5 bays. The
centre is a three-bay open arcade with Tuscan Doric columns,
triglyph frieze, cornice and balustraded parapet with urns.
Flanked by five tall round-arched windows with glazing bar
sashes. Plain impost band. Moulded cornice and ornamental
moulded parapet supporting alternately urns and busts. The
busts came from the courtyard of the late C17 house. Rear
elevation blind apart from a central round-arched entrance.
Glazed roof. The Gardens and Park are included on the Gardens
Register at Grade I.

Listing NGR: SK2614370174

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