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List entry Summary

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

Name: FISHING TEMPLE IN GROUNDS OF HOLYWELL HALL

List entry Number: 1062834

Location

FISHING TEMPLE IN GROUNDS OF HOLYWELL HALL

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

County District District Type Parish
LincolnshireSouth KestevenDistrict AuthorityCareby Aunby and Holywell

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 30-Oct-1968

Date of most recent amendment: 15-Dec-1986

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 194016

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History

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Details

CAREBY, AUNBY HOLYWELL SK 91 NE AND HOLYWELL

8/41 Fishing Temple in grounds of 30.10.68 Holywell Hall (formerly listed as garden temple)

G.V. II*

Garden temple. c.1732. Ashlar, hipped slate roof with lead dressings. Single storey, 5 bay front having plinth, rusticated quoins, moulded cornice, the middle 3 bays are slightly advanced and pedimented in form of a Doric portico flanked by single glazing bar sashes with stepped keyblocks. In the central pediment is an oval plaque bearing a male head in profile. The recessed central open chamber has double 6 panelled doors in rusticated surrounds with stepped keyblocks in the side..walls. The side chambers retain limestone diamond flags, dado rails and cornices. This temple is identical to one designed by James Gibbs at Hackwood and published in his Book of Architecture in 1728.

Listing NGR: SK9991915931

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Gibbs, J, Book of Architecture, (1728)

National Grid Reference: SK 99919 15931

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