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The Temple in Osterley Park

A Grade I Listed Building in Hounslow, London

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Latitude: 51.4904 / 51°29'25"N

Longitude: -0.3555 / 0°21'19"W

OS Eastings: 514266

OS Northings: 178111

OS Grid: TQ142781

Mapcode National: GBR 5F.YWB

Mapcode Global: VHFTD.SSDT

Entry Name: The Temple in Osterley Park

Listing Date: 21 May 1973

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1189780

English Heritage Legacy ID: 202604

Location: Hounslow, London, TW7

County: London

District: Hounslow

Electoral Ward/Division: Osterley and Spring Grove

Built-Up Area: Hounslow

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Leonard Heston

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text


The Temple in Osterley Park
TQ 1478 25/347


Good early Georgian summerhouse. Portland stone. 2 double-hung sashes. 4 wall pilasters and 4 Roman Doric columns, entablature and pediment. Interior- Ornate plaster ceiling copied circa 1930 from the original C18 work. The Orangery, by Robert Adam, circa 1780, has been destroyed by fire.

Osterley House, the Stables, the Temple and the Aviary form a group with the "Roman Bridge" which is in the grounds to the North in the Borough of Ealing.

NGR: TQ1426578110

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

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