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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: TEMPLE IN GROUNDS OF MOUNT CLARE

List entry Number: 1065545

Location

TEMPLE IN GROUNDS OF MOUNT CLARE, MINSTEAD GARDENS SW15

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

County District District Type Parish
Greater London AuthorityWandsworthLondon Borough

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 14-Jun-1955

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 207076

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

MINSTEAD GARDENS SW15 1. 5033 Temple in grounds of Mount Clare TQ 27SW 3/12 14.6.55 II* 2. Stone. Circa 1762-69 Greek Doric style, modelled on illustration from Stuart and Revett: 'The Antiquities of Athens'. Sculptured panels in portico and interior and coved frescoed ceiling. Brought here from Bessborough House in 1913 and thus was possibly designed by Sir William Chambers the architect of that building.

Listing NGR: TQ2170673855

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Stuart, J, Revett, N, Antiquities of Athens, (1762)

National Grid Reference: TQ 21706 73855

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