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Island Temple,crooms Park

A Grade I Listed Building in Croome D'abitot, Worcestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.1 / 52°6'0"N

Longitude: -2.1781 / 2°10'41"W

OS Eastings: 387899

OS Northings: 244648

OS Grid: SO878446

Mapcode National: GBR 1HC.850

Mapcode Global: VH937.6GDY

Entry Name: Island Temple,crooms Park

Listing Date: 25 March 1968

Last Amended: 14 June 1985

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1302560

English Heritage Legacy ID: 152540

Location: Croome D'abitot, Malvern Hills, Worcestershire, WR8

County: Worcestershire

District: Malvern Hills

Civil Parish: Croome D'Abitot

Traditional County: Worcestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Worcestershire

Church of England Parish: Severn Stoke with Croome d'Abitot

Church of England Diocese: Worcester

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Listing Text

SO 84 SE CROOME D'ABITOT CROOME COURT

3/9 Island Temple, Croome
Park
25.3.68 (formerly listed as
Summerhouse on Island)

GV I

Garden temple c.1800 probably by James Wyatt. Bath stone ashlar with Coade
stone decorative detail. Square plan, open to South, with hipped slate pyramid
roof. 2 Corinthian columns and 2 square piers to South front, full entablature
with decorated frieze and modillion cornice. Capitals are Portland stone.
Within 3 long rectangular Coade stone reliefs of the Aldobrandini wedding in
centre and griffons and tripods to side walls. 2 circular plaques of Pyrygion
shepherds. Grice: TRANS WORCS ARCH SOC 1976 41-51.


Listing NGR: SO8789944648

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