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Latitude: 52.9567 / 52°57'23"N
Longitude: -1.9538 / 1°57'13"W
OS Eastings: 403200
OS Northings: 339921
OS Grid: SK032399
Mapcode National: GBR 37V.QTJ
Mapcode Global: WHBD3.YYS7
Entry Name: The Temple at Sk 031399
Listing Date: 2 May 1953
Last Amended: 8 August 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1205039
English Heritage Legacy ID: 274932
Location: Checkley, Staffordshire Moorlands, Staffordshire, ST10
Civil Parish: Checkley
Traditional County: Staffordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire
Church of England Parish: Checkley St Mary and All Saints
Church of England Diocese: Lichfield
SK 03 NW CHECKLEY C.P. HOLLINGTON ROAD (north
9/128 The Temple at
SK 031399 (formerly listed
2.5.53 as Heath House Temple)
Folly. Temple constructed in the 1850s using parts of the then recently
demolished Heath House by Thomas Trubshaw of the 1820s. Sandstone
ashlar. Circular plan on stepped plinth. Eight Ionic columns support
a plain frieze, cornice and coursed stone dome. The temple is a rather
distant, and now obscured, prospect from Heath House (qv).
Listing NGR: SK0320039921
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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