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Ionic Temple

A Grade I Listed Building in Rievaulx, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.2581 / 54°15'28"N

Longitude: -1.1122 / 1°6'43"W

OS Eastings: 457931

OS Northings: 485072

OS Grid: SE579850

Mapcode National: GBR NMP6.0C

Mapcode Global: WHD8L.W7KK

Entry Name: Ionic Temple

Listing Date: 4 January 1955

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1315950

English Heritage Legacy ID: 328346

Location: Rievaulx, Ryedale, North Yorkshire, YO62

County: North Yorkshire

District: Ryedale

Civil Parish: Rievaulx

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Helmsley All Saints

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text


3/120 Ionic Temple

Temple. 1758. Probably by Sir Thomas Robinson. Limestone ashlar, lead
roof, stone stack. Rectangular with tetrastyle portico. Podium with
flight of 12 steps to entrance in Ionic portico with dentilled pediment.
6-panel door in cyma recta moulded doorcase. Ridge stack to rear.
Interior: panelled room. White marble fireplace with caryatids and
open-scrolled pediment above. Coved painted ceiling by Giuseppe Mattia
Borgnis (1701-1761). Pevsner, Yorkshire: The North Riding, 1966;
Hussey, 'Duncombe Park, Yorkshire - II', Country Life, December 12,

Listing NGR: SE5793185076

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