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Island Temple,crooms Park

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

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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


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


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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