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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1302560
English Heritage Legacy ID: 152540
Location: Croome D'abitot, Malvern Hills, Worcestershire, WR8
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
SO 84 SE CROOME D'ABITOT CROOME COURT
3/9 Island Temple, Croome
25.3.68 (formerly listed as
Summerhouse on Island)
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. 2 Corinthian columns and 2 square piers to South front, full entablature
with decorated frieze and modillion cornice. Capitals are Portland stone.
Within 3 long rectangular Coade stone reliefs of the Aldobrandini wedding in
centre and griffons and tripods to side walls. 2 circular plaques of Pyrygion
shepherds. Grice: TRANS WORCS ARCH SOC 1976 41-51.
Listing NGR: SO8789944648
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