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Temple Cottage (300 Metres South of Old Gorhambury)

A Grade II* Listed Building in St. Michael, Hertfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7536 / 51°45'12"N

Longitude: -0.3923 / 0°23'32"W

OS Eastings: 511067

OS Northings: 207320

OS Grid: TL110073

Mapcode National: GBR H87.3LQ

Mapcode Global: VHFS7.46Y1

Entry Name: Temple Cottage (300 Metres South of Old Gorhambury)

Listing Date: 27 September 1984

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1102918

English Heritage Legacy ID: 163804

Location: St. Michael, St. Albans, Hertfordshire, AL3

County: Hertfordshire

District: St. Albans

Civil Parish: St Michael

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: St Albans St Michael

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

The entry for the following shall be upgraded from grade II to grade II*(star)

ST MICHAEL BLUEHOUSE HILL (off)
(north west side)
TL 10 NW
9/262 Temple Cottage (300 metres
S. of Old Gorhambury)

II*

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TL 10 NW ST MICHAEL BLUEHOUSE HILL (off)
(north west side)

9/262 Temple Cottage (300 metres
S of Old Gorhambury)

II

Palladian style garden temple. Mid C18, extended at rear to form
double pile cottage range in late C19. The temple faces
Gorhambury. Tetrastyle Doric portico with stone columns, the
back walls with flanking pairs of pilasters. Stone pedestals.
Wood entablature and pediment with enriched frieze and cornice.
2 doors within portico have moulded wood frames. The range behind
the portico is painted brick with parapeted gable ends crowned by
ball finials and stone busts. C20 glazing bar casements. Back
range with plain tile roof and dentilled eaves.


Listing NGR: TL1106707320

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