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Orangery at Saltram House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Plymstock Radford, City of Plymouth

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.3827 / 50°22'57"N

Longitude: -4.0844 / 4°5'3"W

OS Eastings: 251905

OS Northings: 55723

OS Grid: SX519557

Mapcode National: GBR NZ.T6QB

Mapcode Global: FRA 28B1.2MG

Entry Name: Orangery at Saltram House

Listing Date: 29 March 1960

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1386238

English Heritage Legacy ID: 473622

Location: Plymouth, PL7

County: City of Plymouth

Electoral Ward/Division: Plymstock Radford

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

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Listing Text


PLYMOUTH

SX55NW MERAFIELD ROAD
740-1/6/547 (West side (off))
29/03/60 Plympton, Saltram Park
Orangery at Saltram House

GV II*

Orangery to large country house (qv). Designed 1773 by
Stockman based on a proposal by Richmond, a landscape designer
employed at Saltram; damaged by fire in 1932 and since
restored. Wooden structure on a granite ashlar plinth; dry
slate hipped roof with central pediment, all with modillion
cornices. Rectangular plan.
Single storey; symmetrical 2:3:2-bay front with central bays
broken forward and surmounted by a triangular pediment. Doric
columns to central bays, panelled pilasters to flanking bays,
each bay with large hornless sash with glazing bars over a
glazed apron and all surmounted by a Doric entablature with
triglyphs.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
(Country Life: 14/09/67).

Listing NGR: SX5190555723

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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