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Gothic Temple at Hall Barn

A Grade II Listed Building in Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5931 / 51°35'35"N

Longitude: -0.6431 / 0°38'35"W

OS Eastings: 494092

OS Northings: 189121

OS Grid: SU940891

Mapcode National: GBR F76.082

Mapcode Global: VHFSV.S7W2

Entry Name: Gothic Temple at Hall Barn

Listing Date: 13 December 2000

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1246215

English Heritage Legacy ID: 487375

Location: Beaconsfield, South Bucks, Buckinghamshire, HP9

County: Buckinghamshire

District: South Bucks

Civil Parish: Beaconsfield

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Beaconsfield

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

BEACONSFIELD

SU 98 NW HALL BARN ESTATE
411/14/10034 Gothic Temple at Hall Barn
13-DEC-00

II

Garden building. In existence by 1740 but possibly c1725 and by Colen Campbell, who designed a Great Room for the garden here at Hall Barn at that time. Gothick Revival style hexagonal-shaped garden building. Built of brown brick in English bond, covered in Roman cement, partly missing at time of survey. Roof not present at time of survey. Front in the shape of a splayed bay with three pointed arches and crenellated parapet.
Rear has a similar splay but without any openings. Part of parapet replaced with C20 brickwork.
INTERIOR has the remains of a garden seat with sphinx bench ends.

[Buckinghamshire "Buildings of England" p363


Listing NGR: SU9409289121

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