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Temple at North End of Woodland Walk, Approximately 300 Metres North of Orangery

A Grade II Listed Building in Ripley, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.0446 / 54°2'40"N

Longitude: -1.5692 / 1°34'9"W

OS Eastings: 428307

OS Northings: 461041

OS Grid: SE283610

Mapcode National: GBR KPHN.2W

Mapcode Global: WHC86.VLYQ

Entry Name: Temple at North End of Woodland Walk, Approximately 300 Metres North of Orangery

Listing Date: 15 March 1966

Last Amended: 18 May 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1150367

English Heritage Legacy ID: 331619

Location: Ripley, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, HG3

County: North Yorkshire

District: Harrogate

Civil Parish: Ripley

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

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Listing Text

SE 26 SE

1/113 Temple at north end of
woodland walk,
approximately 300 metres
15.3.66 north of orangery
(formerly listed as
Temple at Ripley Castle)


Garden folly. Possibly c1785 by William Belwood for Sir John Ingilby.
Gritstone and ashlar, grey/purple slate roof. In the form of a prostyle
temple. Quoins. South facade approached up 2 roll moulded steps; 4 Ionic
columns support entablature, modillioned eaves cornice and pediment. Left
return: an Ionic pilaster supports the end of the returned entablature; the
remaining eaves and walling are coursed gritstone; right return similar.
Tnterior plastered walls; no interior features. J Low( "William Belwood,
Architect and Surveyor", Yorkshire Archaeological Journal 56, 1984, p 151.

Listing NGR: SE2830761041

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