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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1191736
English Heritage Legacy ID: 333922
Location: Stainborough, Barnsley, S75
Civil Parish: Stainborough
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Silkstone All Saints
Church of England Diocese: Leeds
STAINBOROUGH WENTWORTH CASTLE
1/47 Corinthian Temple
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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