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Garden Temple 200 Metres East of Belton House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Belton and Manthorpe, Lincolnshire

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Latitude: 52.9436 / 52°56'37"N

Longitude: -0.6147 / 0°36'52"W

OS Eastings: 493187

OS Northings: 339367

OS Grid: SK931393

Mapcode National: GBR DPS.FFJ

Mapcode Global: WHGKH.J8JP

Entry Name: Garden Temple 200 Metres East of Belton House

Listing Date: 21 September 1979

Last Amended: 14 November 1994

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1264931

English Heritage Legacy ID: 382860

Location: Belton and Manthorpe, South Kesteven, Lincolnshire, NG32

County: Lincolnshire

District: South Kesteven

Civil Parish: Belton and Manthorpe

Traditional County: Lincolnshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lincolnshire

Church of England Parish: Belton St Peter and St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Lincoln

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Listing Text

BELTON & MANTHORPE
SK9339 BELTON PARK, Belton
1315-0/9/103 (East side)
21/09/79 Garden temple 200m east of Belton
House
(Formerly Listed as:
BELTON PARK, Belton
Temple approx 200m ENE of Belton
House)
GV II*

Garden temple. Early C18, resited 1816, restored late C20.
Stucco, with ashlar front and slate roof. Palladian style.
Plinth. Central archway with channelled rusticated piers,
imposts, vermiculated voussoirs and keystone. Dentillated
pediment above. On either side, a small set back side bay with
a round arched niche and a half-pediment. Each return has a
small square window.
INTERIOR has a stucco barrel vault, and contains a memorial
urn dated 1826, on a square pedestal with Latin inscription.
Marsden & Barber attribute this building to the time of
Viscount Tyrconnel, 1702-1754; Pevsner states that it was
resited in 1816, possibly from Culverthorpe.
This building appears within Belton Park which is on the
Gardens Register at grade I.
(The Buildings of England: Pevsner N, Harris J & Antram N:
Lincolnshire: London: 1964-1989: 139; Marsden J & Barber A:
Belton House: London: 1985-1987: 42).


Listing NGR: SK9318739367

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