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Temple of Health

A Grade II* Listed Building in Blenheim, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8412 / 51°50'28"N

Longitude: -1.3562 / 1°21'22"W

OS Eastings: 444447

OS Northings: 216040

OS Grid: SP444160

Mapcode National: GBR 7WH.KX5

Mapcode Global: VHCX6.FZVD

Entry Name: Temple of Health

Listing Date: 27 July 1988

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1203467

English Heritage Legacy ID: 253016

Location: Blenheim, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX20

County: Oxfordshire

District: West Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Blenheim

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

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Listing Text

BLENHEIM
SP4416
8/30 Temple of Health
- II*
Shown on Ordnance Survay map as Temple of Diana.
Temple. 1789, by John Yenn. Limestone ashlar; gabled Welsh slate roof.
Corinthian tetrastyle temple. Dentilled pediment above Corinthian columns in
antis, which have grey stone capitals. Interior: medallion of George III and
Latin inscription in commemoration of his recovery from prolonged period of
mental illness.
(Blenheim Park is included in the HBMC Register of Parks and Gardens at Grade I;
Buildings of England: Oxfordshire: p475; D. Green: Blenheim Palace, 1951, p283)


Listing NGR: SP4444716040

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