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The Grecian Temple, Brewood and Coven

Description: The Grecian Temple

Grade: I
Date Listed: 16 May 1953
English Heritage Building ID: 271323

OS Grid Reference: SJ8540205371
OS Grid Coordinates: 385402, 305371
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6459, -2.2172

Location: M54, Brewood, Staffordshire WV8 1RF

Locality: Brewood and Coven
Local Authority: South Staffordshire District Council
County: Staffordshire
Country: England
Postcode: WV8 1RF

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Listing Text

SJ 80 NE

4/17 The Grecian Temple

- I

Garden Temple. Late C18. Yellow brick with ashlar
dressings; hipped slate roof and central leaded fibre
glass dome behind stone coped parapet containing 3 oblong
blind panels. Ionic style, 1 storey; 1:3:1 bays;
central portico of 4 columns approached by flight of steps
and outer pilasters crowned by full entablature with
enriched frieze and dentilled cornice; glazing bar sashes;
the 2 outer windows pedimented and flanked by columns;
blind panels above each window and the central half glazed
door; the 2 outer ones are oblong, the 2 inner ones
circular and the central one square; an enriched horizontal
band divides windows and door from the panels within the

Listing NGR: SJ8540205371

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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