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Latitude: 52.9421 / 52°56'31"N
Longitude: 0.7992 / 0°47'57"E
OS Eastings: 588190
OS Northings: 341965
OS Grid: TF881419
Mapcode National: GBR R5X.JW7
Mapcode Global: WHKPL.79VW
Entry Name: The Temple
Listing Date: 30 November 1951
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1049515
English Heritage Legacy ID: 223336
Location: Holkham, North Norfolk, Norfolk, NR23
District: North Norfolk
Civil Parish: Holkham
Traditional County: Norfolk
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk
Church of England Parish: Holkham St Withburga
Church of England Diocese: Norwich
TF 84SE THE AVENUE
5/51 The Temple
Garden Temple. 1729-31 by William Kent. Gault brick partly stuccoed wlth
limestone dressings. Slate roofs over portico and side wings, lead covered
dome. Pedimented portico with medallion metope frieze. Two Roman Doric columns
in antis with egg and dart echinus. Central block supporting domed octagon
linked to portico by two semi-circular arches. Sash windows with glazing bars,
plain stone band at sill level. Diocletian windows in E and W sides of octagon.
Two lower side wings in part-pediments, moulded brick eaves.
Interior: fine doorway to portico uith lugged architrave surmounted by broken
pediment. Pulvinated frieze. Moulded plaster cornice at springing of dome.
Four semi-circular headed niches.
Listing NGR: TF8819041965
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