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The Temple

A Grade II Listed Building in Calbourne, Isle of Wight

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.6833 / 50°40'59"N

Longitude: -1.3782 / 1°22'41"W

OS Eastings: 444025

OS Northings: 87256

OS Grid: SZ440872

Mapcode National: GBR 8BM.0DH

Mapcode Global: FRA 8708.DXC

Plus Code: 9C2WMJMC+8P

Entry Name: The Temple

Listing Date: 18 January 1967

Last Amended: 30 December 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1218782

English Heritage Legacy ID: 393011

Location: Calbourne, Isle of Wight, PO30

County: Isle of Wight

Civil Parish: Calbourne

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Isle of Wight

Church of England Parish: Calbourne All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Portsmouth

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Description

CALBOURNE

SZ48NW NEWPORT ROAD
1354-0/6/122 The Temple
18/01/67
(Formerly Listed as:
The Temple on the Estate of
Swainston)

II


Ornamental garden building, being converted to dwelling at
time of survey. c.1790 but possibly reusing the foundations of
an existing estate building of the Swainston estate. Built in
the form of a Doric temple. Front has very deep plinth of
stone rubble. 3 steps. 6 ashlar Greek Doric columns surmounted
by entablature with pediment and triglyph frieze. Plain
entrance in plinth. Side walls of coursed stone rubble. At
time of survey part of a side wall and the rear wall was not
present. Cellar has blocked in round-headed arch, probably the
remains of an earlier estate building.


Listing NGR: SZ4402587256

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