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Latitude: 52.5143 / 52°30'51"N
Longitude: 0.6812 / 0°40'52"E
OS Eastings: 582036
OS Northings: 294086
OS Grid: TL820940
Mapcode National: GBR Q9N.C1Z
Mapcode Global: VHJFH.R2HD
Entry Name: Temple of Mercury 155 Metres East South East of Lynford Hall
Listing Date: 26 August 1977
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1342615
English Heritage Legacy ID: 220977
Location: Lynford, Breckland, Norfolk, IP26
Civil Parish: Lynford
Traditional County: Norfolk
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk
Church of England Parish: Mundford St Leonard
Church of England Diocese: Norwich
TL 89 SW LYNFORD
8/30 Temple of Mercury
26:8:77 155 metres east south
east of Lynford Hall.
Gazebo. Circa 1862. Designed by W.Burns. Limestone ashlar formerly with
a lead or copper roof. Circular in plan with 6 Roman Doric columns on a
polygonal 3-step crepidoma and a section of plain wall occupying about one
third of the circumference. Continuous plain entablature supporting the
remains of a wooden truss in the form of a hemi-spherical cupola. Formerly
ceiled with sections of fallen plaster cornice surviving. Stone bench
Listing NGR: TL8203694086
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