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The New Temple, Hackleton

Description: The New Temple

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 May 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 235509

OS Grid Reference: SP8248554432
OS Grid Coordinates: 482485, 254432
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1820, -0.7950

Locality: Hackleton
Local Authority: South Northamptonshire District Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: NN7 2AP

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Listing Text

8/109 The New Temple

- II

Garden temple and attached house. Mid C18 extended late C19. Limestone ashlar,
lead and slate roof, brick ridge stack. The temple faces former park of Horton
Hall (dem.1936) and site of house to south-west. Tetrastyle portico approached
by 3 moulded stone steps. Ionic order. Pediment and full entablature with
pulvinated frieze. Back wall of portico has central double-leaf, part-glazed
door with moulded stone surround and pulvinated frieze. Blank attic window above
with moulded stone surround. Shallow segmental-headed niches to ground floor
left and right and circular niches above, either side of window. Large late C19
house to rear incorporating temple, of white brick with stone dressings, and
forming T plan.
(Buildings of England: Northamptonshire: 1973, p265)

Listing NGR: SP8248554432

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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