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Temple 700 Metres North East of Harleyford Manor

A Grade II Listed Building in Great Marlow, Buckinghamshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5583 / 51°33'29"N

Longitude: -0.8026 / 0°48'9"W

OS Eastings: 483102

OS Northings: 185061

OS Grid: SU831850

Mapcode National: GBR D61.7WQ

Mapcode Global: VHDWJ.13J6

Entry Name: Temple 700 Metres North East of Harleyford Manor

Listing Date: 8 January 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1125636

English Heritage Legacy ID: 46917

Location: Great Marlow, Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, SL7

County: Buckinghamshire

District: Wycombe

Civil Parish: Great Marlow

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Great Marlow with Marlow Bottom, Little Marlow and Bisham

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

GREAT MARLOW HARLEYFORD
SU 88 NW
4/33 Temple 700m. N.E. of
Harleyford Manor
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- II
Temple. Mid-late C18. Possibly by Sir Robert Taylor. Ashlar facing over
brick, rendered plinth. Octagonal; one storey and basement. Moulded cornice
broken forwards over angle columns with finely carved Corinthian capitals
and moulded plinths. Alternate arched niches and window openings with
plain surrounds to main storey, each side with stone panel above. W. side
has steps up to doorway with architrave surround and dentil cornice.
Basement has doorway to S., window to N., and small fireplace. Domed roof
missing. Derelict. May be temple described by Langley as Temple of Friendship,
dated 1775 on plaque over door (T. Langley, History of the Hundred of
Desborough, 1797, p. 100-101.)


Listing NGR: SU8310285061

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