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The Orangery and Adjoining Walls About 120 Yards West of Hanbury Hall

A Grade II* Listed Building in Hanbury, Worcestershire

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Latitude: 52.2714 / 52°16'17"N

Longitude: -2.0858 / 2°5'8"W

OS Eastings: 394244

OS Northings: 263697

OS Grid: SO942636

Mapcode National: GBR 2GP.FJC

Mapcode Global: VH92H.S5PL

Entry Name: The Orangery and Adjoining Walls About 120 Yards West of Hanbury Hall

Listing Date: 14 March 1969

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1350127

English Heritage Legacy ID: 147805

Location: Hanbury, Wychavon, Worcestershire, WR9

County: Worcestershire

District: Wychavon

Civil Parish: Hanbury

Traditional County: Worcestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Worcestershire

Church of England Parish: Hanbury

Church of England Diocese: Worcester

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Listing Text

SO 96 SW
3/129 (11/2(A)) The Orangery and
adjoining walls about
14.3.69 120 yards west of
Hanbury Hall

Orangery and adjoining walls. c1750. Red brick in Flemish bond with ashlar
dressings and hipped plain tiled roof behind parapet. Long rectangular plan
aligned roughly east/west. Single storey with moulded eaves cornice.
Main south elevation: nine bays of which the central three break forward and
are pedimented; windows are tall 40-pane sashes with moulded architraves and
gauged flat heads; the central window opens to ground level to form main
entrance; flanking windows have continuous sandstone sill. Pediment contains
a carved basket of fruit, flowers and wreaths; pediment and parapet are sur-
mounted by urn and pineapple finials. Interior: moulded cornice and quarry-
tiled floor. The rear wall is adjoined at each side by a brick wall with a
sandstone coping about 7 feet high; each wall runs for a distance of about
8 yards before returning south for a further 6 yards. (VCH 3 (ii), p 373;
BoE, p 186; Country Life, xxxix, CXLiii 18 and 66, Gardens, X 368; Hanbury Hall,
The National Trust Official guidebook, 1981, p 30).

Listing NGR: SO9424463697

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