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Garden House Approximately 90 Metres to North East of Doric Temple, Wentworth

Description: Garden House Approximately 90 Metres to North East of Doric Temple

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 March 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 335611

OS Grid Reference: SK3997697262
OS Grid Coordinates: 439976, 397262
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4706, -1.3992

Location: Wentworth, Rotherham S62 7TG

Locality: Wentworth
County: Rotherham
Country: England
Postcode: S62 7TG

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Listing Text


4/104 Garden House
approximately 90 metres
29.3.68 to north-east of
Doric Temple


Small garden house. Mid-late C18 for the Wentworth estate. Sandstone
ashlar facade; coursed, squared sandstone elsewhere; stone slate roof.
Single-storey niche. Impost band to keyed round arch. Cornice returns
to conceal monoclinal roof.

Interior: curved stone seat in niche beneath semi-domed vault.
Overlooks the Rockingham Mausoleum (q.v.). In danger of collapse at
time of resurvey.

Listing NGR: SK3997697262

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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