Temple of Victory with railed enclosure, Allerton Park, Flaxby - Harrogate

Summerhouse or view point, 1790, situated on a knoll in the park, to north west of the house, with extensive views from the Temple over the park and surrounding landscape. Re-roofed, cornice repaired and building made secure some years ago with grant aid from Historic England and Harrogate Borough Council. Further repairs are underway with the support of a grant from Allerton Park Landscape and Cultural Heritage Fund.

Temple of Victory with railed enclosure, Allerton Park, Flaxby - Harrogate
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Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: Temple of Victory with Railed Enclosure
  • Heritage Category: Listed Building grade II*
  • List Entry Number: 1315590
  • Local Planning Authority: Harrogate
  • Site Type: Gardens parks and urban spaces > Garden building


  • Building Name: Temple of Victory with railed enclosure
  • Locality: Allerton Park
  • County: North Yorkshire
  • District / Borough: Harrogate
  • Parish: Flaxby
  • Parliamentary Constituency: Selby and Ainsty
  • Region: Yorkshire

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Building or structure
  • Condition: Fair
  • Occupancy / Use: Vacant/not in use
  • Priority: F - Repair scheme in progress and (where applicable) end use or user identified; or functionally redundant buildings with new use agreed but not yet implemented.
  • Previous Priority: F
  • Ownership: Charity (heritage)
  • Designation: Listed Building grade II*, RPG grade II

Contact Details

Giles Proctor 01904 601981

Next steps

Read more about this historic site on the National Heritage List for England