Island Temple, Croome Park


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Island Temple, Croome Park


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Statutory Address:
Island Temple, Croome Park

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

Malvern Hills (District Authority)
Croome D'abitot
National Grid Reference:
SO 87899 44648


SO 84 SE 3/9


(formerly listed as Summerhouse on Island)

25.3.68 GV I Garden temple c.1800 probably by James Wyatt. Bath stone ashlar with Coade stone decorative detail. Square plan, open to south, with hipped slate pyramid roof. Two Corinthian columns and two square piers to south front, full entablature with decorated frieze and modillion cornice. Capitals are Portland stone. Within three long rectangular Coade stone reliefs of the Aldobrandini wedding in centre and griffons and tripods to side walls. Two circular plaques of Pyrygion shepherds.

Listing NGR: SO8789944648


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Books and journals
'Transactions of Worcestershire Archaeological Society' in Transactions of Worcestershire Archaeological Society, (1976)


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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Date: 02 Jun 2006
Reference: IOE01/15655/19
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