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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 GUNNERSBURY PARK

List entry Number: 1080331

Location

TEMPLE IN GUNNERSBURY PARK, GUNNERSBURY AVENUE W3

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

County District District Type Parish
Greater London AuthorityHounslowLondon Borough

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 11-Jul-1951

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 202562

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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

1. 4419 GUNNERSBURY AVENUE, W3 Temple in Gunnersbury Park TQ 1879 15/106C ll.7.51.

II*

2. Built before 1760. probably on Princess Amelia's instructions in the 5 years of negotiations preceding the purchase of house. Mentioned in letter of sale to her. Red brick with stone tetrastyle Bonmn Doric portico on stylobate of 5 steps. Columns have square bases. Entablature with guttae, triglyphs and carved metopes. Pediment with cartouche and garlands in tympanum. Wall of portico had dado and 2 semi-circular arched niches with plaster-cast statues on pedestals. Door surround of architrave, frieze between consoles, cornice and pediment. Ceiling has octagonal caissons. Welsh slate roof. Cellars. In derelict condition (December 1968).

Listing NGR: TQ1890279322

Selected Sources

  1. Unpublished Title  Reference - Title: Part 17 Greater London - Journal Title: Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England

National Grid Reference: TQ 18902 79322

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