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Temple Greenhouse,croome Park

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

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Latitude: 52.1032 / 52°6'11"N

Longitude: -2.1745 / 2°10'28"W

OS Eastings: 388141

OS Northings: 244996

OS Grid: SO881449

Mapcode National: GBR 1HC.31Q

Mapcode Global: VH937.8D8K

Plus Code: 9C4V4R3G+75

Entry Name: Temple Greenhouse,croome Park

Listing Date: 25 March 1968

Last Amended: 14 June 1985

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1082575

English Heritage Legacy ID: 152535

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

County: Worcestershire

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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3/1 Temple Greenhouse, Croome
25.3.68 (formerly listed as Temple
Greenhouse or Orangery,
Croome Park)
GV 1

Lakeside temple c.1760 by Robert Adam. Bath stone Roman Doric oblong building
with central hexastyle portico with pediment richly carved with giant, basket
of flowers. Roman Doric pilaster responds and outer angles. Entablature
around. Glass screens between columns of c.1800 now removed. To each side
a window with glazing bars, originally niches with statues of Ceres and Flora
and above relief carved panels. End gables pedimented with arches recess.
Design in Soane Museum dated 1760. Dean. HORTUS CROOMENSIS 1824. Grice. TRANS
WORCS ARCH SOC 1976 pp 41-51.

Listing NGR: SO8814144996

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