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Latitude: 50.7178 / 50°43'3"N
Longitude: -2.4027 / 2°24'9"W
OS Eastings: 371669
OS Northings: 90981
OS Grid: SY716909
Mapcode National: GBR PZ.BC8C
Mapcode Global: FRA 57V5.XFB
Entry Name: Garden Temple 130m East South East of Kingston Maurward House
Listing Date: 26 January 1956
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1323652
English Heritage Legacy ID: 106326
Location: Stinsford, West Dorset, Dorset, DT2
District: West Dorset
Civil Parish: Stinsford
Traditional County: Dorset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset
Church of England Parish: Stinsford St Michael
Church of England Diocese: Salisbury
SY 79 SW KINGSTON MAURWARD
8/138 Garden temple 130m
east south east of
26.1.56 Kingston Maurward
Garden temple. Late C18. Brick structure with ashlar stone frontage. Roof
concealed behind parapet. At the front, a portico, with 2 Tuscan columns
supporting entablature and pediment. At each end, curved ashlar wing walls,
the entablature continuing along these, finishing in rectangular piers, with
the cornice returned round them. In each wing wall a round headed niche.
Plinth to wing walls continues line of column bases. A flight of 5 moulded
stone steps, with solid balustrade walls, leads up to portico. At rear of
this, a pair of moulded panelled doors, with moulded architrave, frieze and
simple moulded cornice supported on consoles at each end. (RCHM Monument 4
Dorset Vol II)
Listing NGR: SY7166990981
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