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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: GARDEN TEMPLE TO SOUTH WEST OF INCE BLUNDELL HALL

List entry Number: 1075871

Location

GARDEN TEMPLE TO SOUTH WEST OF INCE BLUNDELL HALL, PARK WALL ROAD

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

County District District Type Parish
SeftonMetropolitan AuthorityInce Blundell

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 11-Oct-1968

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 216470

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History

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Details

INCE BLUNDELL PARK WALL ROAD SD 30 SW (south-west side) 6/72 Garden Temple to south west of 11.10.68 Ince Blundell Hall G.V. II* Garden Temple. c.1775. By W. Everard. Brick with stone dressings. C20 hipped roof. South east facade has entablature with fluted frieze and rosettes. Tetrastyle Tuscan portico; frieze has inscription: "HIC VER ASSIDUUM ATQUE ALIENIS MENSIBUS AESTAS" (here are perpetual spring and summer in unexpected months). Classical mask in pediment. Flanking square recesses with architraves (boarded, 1985) with round recesses above. Behind portico, 3-bay pilastrade; central entrance with classical relief over and flanking niches. Interior has canted angles, originally stuccoed, now bare brick, stucco fragments are stored. Venetian and flanking round-headed recesses, niches in angles. Classical altars now boarded over (1985). Built for Henry Blundell's collection of antiquities.

Listing NGR: SD3265302950

Selected Sources

Other
Part 28 Merseyside,

National Grid Reference: SD 32653 02950

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