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Temple Approximately 350 Metres West of Raby Castle

A Grade II Listed Building in Raby with Keverstone, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.5909 / 54°35'27"N

Longitude: -1.8078 / 1°48'27"W

OS Eastings: 412520

OS Northings: 521757

OS Grid: NZ125217

Mapcode National: GBR HHTC.F2

Mapcode Global: WHC5D.6VFY

Entry Name: Temple Approximately 350 Metres West of Raby Castle

Listing Date: 14 September 1966

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1121784

English Heritage Legacy ID: 111466

Location: Raby with Keverstone, County Durham, DL2

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Raby with Keverstone

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Staindrop

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

NZ 1221 NZ 125217
16/101 Temple approximately
350 metres west of
14.9.66 Raby Castle


Temple folly. Probably third quarter C18, and possibly by D. Garrett. Sandstone
ashlar; roof not visible. Gothick style. One storey, one wide bay. Projecting
centre has steps up to Venetian opening with acanthus-capital quatrefoil
columns and pilasters supporting cinquefoil-cusped 2-centred arch and impost
string. String continues over long side shaped panels; quatrefoil panels above
string; parapet band with 5 banded blocks. String continues along returns.
Some structural damage at time of survey.

Listing NGR: NZ1252021757

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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