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Latitude: 53.8667 / 53°52'0"N
Longitude: -1.381 / 1°22'51"W
OS Eastings: 440801
OS Northings: 441343
OS Grid: SE408413
Mapcode National: GBR LRSQ.TM
Mapcode Global: WHDBD.R2KJ
Entry Name: Gothic Temple Approximately 370 Metres South of Bramham Park House
Listing Date: 2 September 1952
Last Amended: 30 March 1966
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1200485
English Heritage Legacy ID: 342200
Location: Bramham cum Oglethorpe, Leeds, LS23
Civil Parish: Bramham cum Oglethorpe
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Lower Wharfe
Church of England Diocese: York
BRAMHAM CUM OGLETHORPE BRAMHAM PARK
7/39 Gothic Temple approx.
2.9.52 & 30.3.66 370 metres south of
Bramham Park house.
(Formerly listed as
Summer house and water tower. C18. Magnesian limestone ashlar. Gothic style
Octagonal in plan and apparently of 2 storeys, with buttresses at the angles,
2-centred arched doorways in the east and west sides, 2-centred arched sashed
windows in the sides flanking these (but not in the north and south sides), all
these openings with glazing bars intersecting in the head, and with diamond
junctions to the glazing bars; at the upper level circular windows with radial
glazing bars, in spherical triangles, a string course above, prominent moulded
cornice and ogee-shaped "battlements" pierced with trefoils. Interior: Gothic
panels formed by slender shafts; with foliated decoration; in the north and south
sides, tall arched mirrors in place of windows with glazing bars like the windows.
Cistern in roof served the house as water tower before advent of mains system.
Listing NGR: SE4080141343
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