GARDEN TEMPLE TO SOUTH WEST OF INCE BLUNDELL HALL

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1075871
Date first listed:
11-Oct-1968
Statutory Address:
GARDEN TEMPLE TO SOUTH WEST OF INCE BLUNDELL HALL, PARK WALL ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
GARDEN TEMPLE TO SOUTH WEST OF INCE BLUNDELL HALL, PARK WALL ROAD

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

District:
Sefton (Metropolitan Authority)
Parish:
Ince Blundell
National Grid Reference:
SD 32653 02950

Details

INCE BLUNDELL PARK WALL ROAD SD 30 SW (south-west side) 6/72 Garden Temple to south west of 11.10.68 Ince Blundell Hall G.V. II* Garden Temple. c.1775. By W. Everard. Brick with stone dressings. C20 hipped roof. South east facade has entablature with fluted frieze and rosettes. Tetrastyle Tuscan portico; frieze has inscription: "HIC VER ASSIDUUM ATQUE ALIENIS MENSIBUS AESTAS" (here are perpetual spring and summer in unexpected months). Classical mask in pediment. Flanking square recesses with architraves (boarded, 1985) with round recesses above. Behind portico, 3-bay pilastrade; central entrance with classical relief over and flanking niches. Interior has canted angles, originally stuccoed, now bare brick, stucco fragments are stored. Venetian and flanking round-headed recesses, niches in angles. Classical altars now boarded over (1985). Built for Henry Blundell's collection of antiquities.

Listing NGR: SD3265302950

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
216470
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Other
Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England, Part 28 Merseyside,

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

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