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The Mary Carter Temple, Brocklesby

Description: The Mary Carter Temple

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 November 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 196581

OS Grid Reference: TA1380210830
OS Grid Coordinates: 513802, 410830
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5817, -0.2825

Location: Brocklesby, Lincolnshire DN41 8PJ

Locality: Brocklesby
Local Authority: West Lindsey District Council
County: Lincolnshire
Country: England
Postcode: DN41 8PJ

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Listing Text


1/31 The Mary Carter


Garden temple, early C19 Ashlar front, ashlar and red brick rear
with slate roof having lead dressings. Small rectangular cella
plan. Facade consists of a tetrastyle of unfluted Doric columns,
full entablature and pediment with metope frieze, pilasters in
antis behind the front. Dentillations with patterned undersides
on the archivolt surfaces. In the centre of the cella is a Roman
pagan altar of stone bearing a latin inscription: 'Dis Manibus
Octavian CAMIAE CHADIO'. Round, garlanded with frieze of acanthus
leaves and a hollow in the top for burnt offerings and incense.

Listing NGR: TA1380210830

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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