Description: Garden Temple
Date Listed: 13 August 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 181554
OS Grid Reference: TR0608350696
OS Grid Coordinates: 606083, 150696
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2183, 0.9496
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TR 05 SE GODMERSHAM GODMERSHAM PARK
4/32 Garden Temple
Garden temple. C18, erected 1935. Marble plinth, wood and
plaster columns, brick and stucco.Slate roof. Ionic portico
of 4 columns supporting frieze with rosettes and central swag,
with pediment over. An inner frieze on 2 pilasters with central
carved medallion of mourning female figure and urn. Interior:
polygonal room with 2 niches. The portico was originally the
south entrance to the mansion house, removed here in 1935.
(See C.L. Feb. 16 1945, 291 and B.O.E. Kent II, 333).
Listing NGR: TR0644950910
Source: English Heritage
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