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Garden Temple, Godmersham

Description: Garden Temple

Grade: II
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

Location: Godmersham, Kent CT4 7DT

Locality: Godmersham
Local Authority: Ashford Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: CT4 7DT

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Listing Text


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

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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