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The Grecian Temple

A Grade I Listed Building in Brewood and Coven, Staffordshire

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Latitude: 52.6459 / 52°38'45"N

Longitude: -2.2172 / 2°13'1"W

OS Eastings: 385402

OS Northings: 305371

OS Grid: SJ854053

Mapcode National: GBR 18Q.488

Mapcode Global: WHBFJ.XRCG

Entry Name: The Grecian Temple

Listing Date: 16 May 1953

Last Amended: 28 March 1985

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1295261

English Heritage Legacy ID: 271323

Location: Brewood and Coven, South Staffordshire, Staffordshire, WV8

County: Staffordshire

District: South Staffordshire

Civil Parish: Brewood and Coven

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire

Church of England Parish: Brewood St Mary and St Chad

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

SJ 80 NE

4/17 The Grecian Temple

- I

Garden Temple. Late C18. Yellow brick with ashlar
dressings; hipped slate roof and central leaded fibre
glass dome behind stone coped parapet containing 3 oblong
blind panels. Ionic style, 1 storey; 1:3:1 bays;
central portico of 4 columns approached by flight of steps
and outer pilasters crowned by full entablature with
enriched frieze and dentilled cornice; glazing bar sashes;
the 2 outer windows pedimented and flanked by columns;
blind panels above each window and the central half glazed
door; the 2 outer ones are oblong, the 2 inner ones
circular and the central one square; an enriched horizontal
band divides windows and door from the panels within the

Listing NGR: SJ8540205371

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