TEMPLE COTTAGE (300 METRES SOUTH OF OLD GORHAMBURY)

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1102918
Date first listed:
27-Sep-1984
Statutory Address:
TEMPLE COTTAGE (300 METRES SOUTH OF OLD GORHAMBURY), BLUEHOUSE HILL

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Location

Statutory Address:
TEMPLE COTTAGE (300 METRES SOUTH OF OLD GORHAMBURY), BLUEHOUSE HILL

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

County:
Hertfordshire
District:
St. Albans (District Authority)
Parish:
St. Michael
National Grid Reference:
TL 11067 07320

Details

The entry for the following shall be upgraded from grade II to grade II*(star)

ST MICHAEL BLUEHOUSE HILL (off) (north west side) TL 10 NW 9/262 Temple Cottage (300 metres S. of Old Gorhambury)

II*

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TL 10 NW ST MICHAEL BLUEHOUSE HILL (off) (north west side)

9/262 Temple Cottage (300 metres S of Old Gorhambury)

II

Palladian style garden temple. Mid C18, extended at rear to form double pile cottage range in late C19. The temple faces Gorhambury. Tetrastyle Doric portico with stone columns, the back walls with flanking pairs of pilasters. Stone pedestals. Wood entablature and pediment with enriched frieze and cornice. 2 doors within portico have moulded wood frames. The range behind the portico is painted brick with parapeted gable ends crowned by ball finials and stone busts. C20 glazing bar casements. Back range with plain tile roof and dentilled eaves.

Listing NGR: TL1106707320

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
163804
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Other
Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England, Part 21 Hertfordshire,

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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