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The Temple

A Grade II* Listed Building in Euston, Suffolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.3707 / 52°22'14"N

Longitude: 0.7956 / 0°47'44"E

OS Eastings: 590412

OS Northings: 278412

OS Grid: TL904784

Mapcode National: GBR RDW.9ZH

Mapcode Global: VHKCL.QPY0

Entry Name: The Temple

Listing Date: 14 July 1955

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1376924

English Heritage Legacy ID: 284156

Location: Euston, St. Edmundsbury, Suffolk, IP24

County: Suffolk

District: St. Edmundsbury

Civil Parish: Euston

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Euston St Genevieve

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

TL 97 NW EUSTON EUSTON PARK

5/35 The Temple
14.7.55
- II*

Banqueting house. 1746: Designed by William Kent for the 2nd
Duke of Grafton in Palladian style. White brick, with stone
dressings, cornice and pediment, and unusual rustications in
white and pale grey flint. Domed, lead-covered roof to centre
with triangular pediment, said to have been reconstructed after a
fire, omitting some of the original interior decoration (see
Pevsner). 2-storey centre with a pedimented small-paned sash
window to front and back, and 2 lower flanking extensions with
semi-circular headed niches. On each side, a dog-leg stair with
stone balustrades leads up to the principal room on the first
floor. Below this room is another, with 4 free-standing Tuscan
columns.


Listing NGR: TL9041278412

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