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Latitude: 53.4733 / 53°28'23"N
Longitude: -1.412 / 1°24'43"W
OS Eastings: 439124
OS Northings: 397554
OS Grid: SK391975
Mapcode National: GBR LXL8.3N
Mapcode Global: WHDD4.8YVP
Entry Name: Ionic Temple at West End of South Terrace
Listing Date: 21 August 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1132730
English Heritage Legacy ID: 335628
Location: Wentworth, Rotherham, S62
Civil Parish: Wentworth
Built-Up Area: Wentworth
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Wentworth Holy Trinity
Church of England Diocese: Sheffield
SK39NE WENTWORTH WENTWORTH WOODHOUSE
4/121 Ionic Temple at
west end of south
Ornamental temple. Possibly as early as 1735. By Henry Flitcroft
(engraving). For Thomas Watson Wentworth. Ashlar sandstone.
Peristyle rotunda. 3-step plinth to Ionic colonnade with full
entablature. Stepped lower courses to saucer dome.
Interior : square sandstone plinth to weathered marble statue of
Hercules in lion-skin cape clubbing mythical beast.
Engraving in York Minster Library, Topographical Prints, Wentworth.
Listing NGR: SK3912497554
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