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Island Temple, Croome Park

A Grade I Listed Building in Croome D'Abitot, Worcestershire

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Latitude: 52.1 / 52°6'0"N

Longitude: -2.1781 / 2°10'41"W

OS Eastings: 387899

OS Northings: 244648

OS Grid: SO878446

Mapcode National: GBR 1HC.850

Mapcode Global: VH937.6GDY

Entry Name: Island Temple, Croome Park

Listing Date: 25 March 1968

Last Amended: 14 June 1985

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1302560

English Heritage Legacy ID: 152540

Location: Croome D'abitot, Malvern Hills, Worcestershire, WR8

County: Worcestershire

District: Malvern Hills

Civil Parish: Croome D'Abitot

Traditional County: Worcestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Worcestershire

Church of England Parish: Severn Stoke with Croome d'Abitot

Church of England Diocese: Worcester

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Description

SO 84 SE
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CROOME D'ABITOT
CROOME COURT
Island Temple, Croome Park

(formerly listed as Summerhouse on Island)

25.3.68

GV
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Garden temple c.1800 probably by James Wyatt. Bath stone ashlar with Coade stone decorative detail. Square plan, open to south, with hipped slate pyramid roof. Two Corinthian columns and two square piers to south front, full entablature with decorated frieze and modillion cornice. Capitals are Portland stone. Within three long rectangular Coade stone reliefs of the Aldobrandini wedding in centre and griffons and tripods to side walls. Two circular plaques of Pyrygion shepherds.

Listing NGR: SO8789944648

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