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Temple of Leod Lud Approximately 300 Metres Due South of the Rotunda in the Black Fen Pleasure Grounds

A Grade II* Listed Building in Barwick in Elmet and Scholes, Leeds

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Latitude: 53.8591 / 53°51'32"N

Longitude: -1.3731 / 1°22'23"W

OS Eastings: 441328

OS Northings: 440497

OS Grid: SE413404

Mapcode National: GBR LRVT.JC

Mapcode Global: WHDBD.W89D

Entry Name: Temple of Leod Lud Approximately 300 Metres Due South of the Rotunda in the Black Fen Pleasure Grounds

Listing Date: 1 May 1960

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1065978

English Heritage Legacy ID: 422501

Location: Barwick in Elmet and Scholes, Leeds, LS24

County: Leeds

Civil Parish: Barwick in Elmet and Scholes

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Barwick

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text


1.5.60 Temple of Leod Lud
approx. 300m due
south of the Rotunda
in the Black Fen
Pleasure Grounds


Ornamental Garden Temple. Mid C18. Ashlar (much weathered), stone slate roof.
Single storey. 3 steps up to podium; Tuscan portico distyle in antis. Entablature
and triangular pediment. Return walls have plain rectangular windows and deep
cornice carried from front.

Part of a formal garden. From the Temple 6 avenues fan out. See the Rotunda (q.v.).

Listing NGR: SE4132840497

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

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