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Corinthian Temple

A Grade II Listed Building in Stainborough, Barnsley

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.5234 / 53°31'24"N

Longitude: -1.5188 / 1°31'7"W

OS Eastings: 431996

OS Northings: 403083

OS Grid: SE319030

Mapcode National: GBR KWTP.ZN

Mapcode Global: WHCBR.MPYQ

Entry Name: Corinthian Temple

Listing Date: 18 March 1968

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1191736

English Heritage Legacy ID: 333922

Location: Stainborough, Barnsley, S75

County: Barnsley

Civil Parish: Stainborough

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Silkstone All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

STAINBOROUGH WENTWORTH CASTLE
SE3OSW
1/47 Corinthian Temple
18.3.68
GV II
Garden temple. 1766 for the Second Earl of Strafford, restored 1976. Ashlar
sandstone, stone slate roof. Small prostyle temple with 4 Corinthian columns
set on 3-step stylobate; full entablature beneath hipped roof. Rear wall with
each return having an arched recess with impost band, rectangular recess over.
Overlooks the south lawn of Wentworth Castle used for playing croquet. Columns
carved by John Platt of Rotherham.
Country Life, 'Wentworth Castle II', Oct 25th, 1924, p64 (plate).


Listing NGR: SE3199603082

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