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Temple Cottage (300 Metres South of Old Gorhambury), St Michael

Description: Temple Cottage (300 Metres South of Old Gorhambury)

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 27 September 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 163804

OS Grid Reference: TL1106707320
OS Grid Coordinates: 511067, 207320
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7536, -0.3923

Location: St Albans, Hertfordshire AL3 6AN

Locality: St Michael
Local Authority: St Albans City Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: AL3 6AN

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Listing Text

The entry for the following shall be upgraded from grade II to grade II*(star)

(north west side)
TL 10 NW
9/262 Temple Cottage (300 metres
S. of Old Gorhambury)



(north west side)

9/262 Temple Cottage (300 metres
S of Old Gorhambury)


Palladian style garden temple. Mid C18, extended at rear to form
double pile cottage range in late C19. The temple faces
Gorhambury. Tetrastyle Doric portico with stone columns, the
back walls with flanking pairs of pilasters. Stone pedestals.
Wood entablature and pediment with enriched frieze and cornice.
2 doors within portico have moulded wood frames. The range behind
the portico is painted brick with parapeted gable ends crowned by
ball finials and stone busts. C20 glazing bar casements. Back
range with plain tile roof and dentilled eaves.

Listing NGR: TL1106707320

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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