History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Fishing Temple in Grounds of Holywell Hall

A Grade II* Listed Building in Careby Aunby and Holywell, Lincolnshire

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »
Street View
Contributor Photos »

Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.

Coordinates

Latitude: 52.7318 / 52°43'54"N

Longitude: -0.5217 / 0°31'18"W

OS Eastings: 499919

OS Northings: 315931

OS Grid: SK999159

Mapcode National: GBR FTR.LY9

Mapcode Global: WHGLH.YLRL

Entry Name: Fishing Temple in Grounds of Holywell Hall

Listing Date: 30 October 1968

Last Amended: 15 December 1986

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1062834

English Heritage Legacy ID: 194016

Location: Careby Aunby and Holywell, South Kesteven, Lincolnshire, PE9

County: Lincolnshire

District: South Kesteven

Civil Parish: Careby Aunby and Holywell

Traditional County: Lincolnshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lincolnshire

Church of England Parish: Careby St Stephen

Church of England Diocese: Lincoln

Find accommodation in
Little Bytham

Listing Text

CAREBY, AUNBY HOLYWELL
SK 91 NE AND HOLYWELL

8/41 Fishing Temple in
grounds of
30.10.68 Holywell Hall
(formerly listed as
garden temple)

G.V. II*

Garden temple. c.1732. Ashlar, hipped slate roof with lead
dressings. Single storey, 5 bay front having plinth, rusticated
quoins, moulded cornice, the middle 3 bays are slightly advanced
and pedimented in form of a Doric portico flanked by single
glazing bar sashes with stepped keyblocks. In the central
pediment is an oval plaque bearing a male head in profile. The
recessed central open chamber has double 6 panelled doors in
rusticated surrounds with stepped keyblocks in the side..walls.
The side chambers retain limestone diamond flags, dado rails and
cornices. This temple is identical to one designed by James
Gibbs at Hackwood and published in his Book of Architecture in
1728.


Listing NGR: SK9991915931

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

Selected Sources

Source links go to a search for the specified title at Amazon. Availability of the title is dependent on current publication status. You may also want to check AbeBooks, particularly for older titles.

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.