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Latitude: 52.0983 / 52°5'54"N
Longitude: -1.4553 / 1°27'19"W
OS Eastings: 437408
OS Northings: 244584
OS Grid: SP374445
Mapcode National: GBR 6QY.JVG
Mapcode Global: VHBYJ.QJH8
Entry Name: Temple at Temple Pool, Upton House
Listing Date: 30 May 1967
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1024178
English Heritage Legacy ID: 306248
Location: Ratley and Upton, Stratford-on-Avon, Warwickshire, OX15
Civil Parish: Ratley and Upton
Traditional County: Warwickshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire
Church of England Parish: Ratley St Peter ad Vincula
Church of England Diocese: Coventry
RATLEY AND UPTON UPTON
5/137 Temple at Temple Pool, Upton
(Formerly listed as Temple at
Garden temple. c.1745. Attributed to Sanderson Miller. Ironstone ashlar with
dressings and front of grey limestone ashlar. Tile roof with parapet. Single
storey. 3-window range. Classical style. Four steps up to full width portico of
single and 2 pairs of alternated Tuscan columns, entablature and steep central
pediment. Plain railings to sides. Main block has angle pilasters and rusticated
alternating quoins. Central glazed double-leaf doors with overlight and sashes
all have stone lintels. Rear of 2 storeys due to steeply-sloping site. Upper
part has rusticated quoins. Central sash, with small gablet above. Lower part
has blocked round-archway. Interior noted as having classical moulded dado rail
and cornice. Prominent position in the centre of the dam at the end of the
(Buildings of England: Warwickshire, p.439; G. Jackson-Stops; Upton House,
Warwickshire (National Trust Guide) p.27; Upton House, Warwickshire
Architectural Review, Vol LXIX, April 1931, p.126).
Listing NGR: SP3740844584
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