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Garden Temple (Known As Fannys Bower) in Grounds of Saltram House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Plymstock Radford, City of Plymouth

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.3831 / 50°22'59"N

Longitude: -4.0839 / 4°5'2"W

OS Eastings: 251940

OS Northings: 55763

OS Grid: SX519557

Mapcode National: GBR NZ.T6TH

Mapcode Global: FRA 28B1.2SS

Entry Name: Garden Temple (Known As Fannys Bower) in Grounds of Saltram House

Listing Date: 1 May 1975

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1386235

English Heritage Legacy ID: 473619

Location: Plymouth, PL7

County: City of Plymouth

Electoral Ward/Division: Plymstock Radford

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

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Listing Text


PLYMOUTH

SX55NW
740-1/6/544
01/05/75

MERAFIELD ROAD
(West side (off))
Plympton, Saltram Park
Garden Temple (known as Fanny's
Bower) in grounds of Saltram House

GV
II*

Belvedere resembling a temple. Late C18, built for Parker.
Dressed granite columns, otherwise stucco on rubble; dry slate
roof. Shallow small rectangular plan with open colonnade at
the front. Distyle-in-antae arrangement of Tuscan columns to
the front with wider central bay; triangular pediment with
moulded wooden cornice over a moulded entablature.
INTERIOR: moulded plaster ceiling cornice with egg-and-dart
enrichment.

Listing NGR: SX5194055763

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

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