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Temple on the Edge of Thursley Lake

A Grade II Listed Building in Godalming, Surrey

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Latitude: 51.1472 / 51°8'49"N

Longitude: -0.6835 / 0°41'0"W

OS Eastings: 492183

OS Northings: 139483

OS Grid: SU921394

Mapcode National: GBR FDK.201

Mapcode Global: VHFVZ.3FJD

Plus Code: 9C3X48W8+VJ

Entry Name: Temple on the Edge of Thursley Lake

Listing Date: 28 October 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1334381

English Heritage Legacy ID: 439900

Location: Witley, Waverley, Surrey, GU8

County: Surrey

District: Waverley

Civil Parish: Witley

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Surrey

Church of England Parish: Witley

Church of England Diocese: Guildford

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Listing Text


8/329 Temple on the
Eastern Edge of
Thursley Lake


Temple. Lake C19/Early C20, in Beaux Art style. Smooth ashlar with glazed
and copper lantern above. Four flat faces on compass points with recessed
canted angles between. Ionic columns in antis on pedestals supporting
pulvinated frieze and bead and egg mouldings in angles. Bronze doors to
North-East side. Windows between other flat sides with copper lattice
glazing bars. Stone dome above with male and female herms over cornice and
flanking lantern. Stone flagged floor inside. One of a number of garden
ornaments in the grounds of Witley Park created for Whitaker-Wright, the
financier by H. Paxton-Watson.

Listing NGR: SU9218339483

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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