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Garden Temple

A Grade II Listed Building in Godmersham, Canterbury, Kent

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Latitude: 51.2183 / 51°13'5"N

Longitude: 0.9496 / 0°56'58"E

OS Eastings: 606083

OS Northings: 150696

OS Grid: TR060506

Mapcode National: GBR SXC.DXC

Mapcode Global: VHKK9.DMWY

Plus Code: 9F326W9X+8R

Entry Name: Garden Temple

Listing Date: 13 August 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1185821

English Heritage Legacy ID: 181554

Location: Godmersham, Ashford, Kent, CT4

County: Kent

Civil Parish: Godmersham

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text


4/32 Garden Temple


Garden temple. C18, erected 1935. Marble plinth, wood and
plaster columns, brick and stucco.Slate roof. Ionic portico
of 4 columns supporting frieze with rosettes and central swag,
with pediment over. An inner frieze on 2 pilasters with central
carved medallion of mourning female figure and urn. Interior:
polygonal room with 2 niches. The portico was originally the
south entrance to the mansion house, removed here in 1935.
(See C.L. Feb. 16 1945, 291 and B.O.E. Kent II, 333).

Listing NGR: TR0644950910

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

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