Temple of Health

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1203467
Date first listed:
27-Jul-1988
Statutory Address:
Temple of Health, Blenheim

Map

Ordnance survey map of Temple of Health
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Location

Statutory Address:
Temple of Health, Blenheim

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

County:
Oxfordshire
District:
West Oxfordshire (District Authority)
Parish:
Blenheim
National Grid Reference:
SP 44447 16040

Details

SP4416 8/30

BLENHEIM Temple of Health II*

Shown on Ordnance Survey map as Temple of Diana. Temple. 1789, by John Yenn. Limestone ashlar; gabled Welsh slate roof. Corinthian tetrastyle temple. Dentilled pediment above Corinthian columns in antis, which have grey stone capitals.

Interior: medallion of George III and Latin inscription in commemoration of his recovery from prolonged period of mental illness.

(Blenheim Park is included in the HBMC Register of Parks and Gardens at Grade I; Buildings of England: Oxfordshire: p475; D. Green: Blenheim Palace, 1951, p283)

Listing NGR: SP4444716040

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
253016
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Other
Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England, Part 34 Oxfordshire

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 14 Aug 2001
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