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Temple Approximately 350 Metres West of Raby Castle, Raby with Keverstone

Description: Temple Approximately 350 Metres West of Raby Castle

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 September 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 111466

OS Grid Reference: NZ1252021757
OS Grid Coordinates: 412520, 521757
Latitude/Longitude: 54.5909, -1.8078

Location: Raby with Keverstone, Durham DL2 3AH

Locality: Raby with Keverstone
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DL2 3AH

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Listing Text

NZ 1221 NZ 125217
16/101 Temple approximately
350 metres west of
14.9.66 Raby Castle


Temple folly. Probably third quarter C18, and possibly by D. Garrett. Sandstone
ashlar; roof not visible. Gothick style. One storey, one wide bay. Projecting
centre has steps up to Venetian opening with acanthus-capital quatrefoil
columns and pilasters supporting cinquefoil-cusped 2-centred arch and impost
string. String continues over long side shaped panels; quatrefoil panels above
string; parapet band with 5 banded blocks. String continues along returns.
Some structural damage at time of survey.

Listing NGR: NZ1252021757

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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