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Gothic Temple at Hall Barn

A Grade II Listed Building in Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire

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Latitude: 51.5932 / 51°35'35"N

Longitude: -0.6435 / 0°38'36"W

OS Eastings: 494061

OS Northings: 189128

OS Grid: SU940891

Mapcode National: GBR F76.04R

Mapcode Global: VHFSV.S7N0

Plus Code: 9C3XH9V4+7H

Entry Name: Gothic Temple at Hall Barn

Listing Date: 13 December 2000

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1246215

English Heritage Legacy ID: 487375

Location: Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire, HP9

County: Buckinghamshire

Civil Parish: Beaconsfield

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Beaconsfield

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Gothic Temple at Hall Barn


Garden building. In existence by 1740 but possibly c1725 and by Colen Campbell, who designed a Great Room for the garden here at Hall Barn at that time. Gothick Revival style hexagonal-shaped garden building. Built of brown brick in English bond, covered in Roman cement, partly missing at time of survey. Roof not present at time of survey. Front in the shape of a splayed bay with three pointed arches and crenellated parapet.
Rear has a similar splay but without any openings. Part of parapet replaced with C20 brickwork.
INTERIOR has the remains of a garden seat with sphinx bench ends.

[Buckinghamshire "Buildings of England" p363

Listing NGR: SU9406189128

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