History in Structure

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

Temple Greenhouse,croome Park

A Grade I Listed Building in Croome D'abitot, Worcestershire

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: 52.1032 / 52°6'11"N

Longitude: -2.1745 / 2°10'28"W

OS Eastings: 388141

OS Northings: 244996

OS Grid: SO881449

Mapcode National: GBR 1HC.31Q

Mapcode Global: VH937.8D8K

Entry Name: Temple Greenhouse,croome Park

Listing Date: 25 March 1968

Last Amended: 14 June 1985

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1082575

English Heritage Legacy ID: 152535

Location: Croome D'abitot, Malvern Hills, Worcestershire, WR8

County: Worcestershire

District: Malvern Hills

Civil Parish: Croome D'Abitot

Traditional County: Worcestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Worcestershire

Church of England Parish: Severn Stoke with Croome d'Abitot

Church of England Diocese: Worcester

Find accommodation in
Kempsey

Listing Text

SO 84 SE CROOME D'ABITOT CROOME COURT

3/1 Temple Greenhouse, Croome
Park
25.3.68 (formerly listed as Temple
Greenhouse or Orangery,
Croome Park)

GV 1

Lakeside temple c.1760 by Robert Adam. Bath stone Roman Doric oblong building
with central hexastyle portico with pediment richly carved with giant, basket
of flowers. Roman Doric pilaster responds and outer angles. Entablature
around. Glass screens between columns of c.1800 now removed. To each side
a window with glazing bars, originally niches with statues of Ceres and Flora
and above relief carved panels. End gables pedimented with arches recess.
Design in Soane Museum dated 1760. Dean. HORTUS CROOMENSIS 1824. Grice. TRANS
WORCS ARCH SOC 1976 pp 41-51.


Listing NGR: SO8814144996

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.