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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: GOTHIC TEMPLE APPROXIMATELY 370 METRES SOUTH OF BRAMHAM PARK HOUSE

List entry Number: 1200485

Location

GOTHIC TEMPLE APPROXIMATELY 370 METRES SOUTH OF BRAMHAM PARK HOUSE

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

County District District Type Parish
LeedsMetropolitan AuthorityBramham cum Oglethorpe

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 02-Sep-1952

Date of most recent amendment: 30-Mar-1966

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 342200

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

BRAMHAM CUM OGLETHORPE BRAMHAM PARK SE4041 LS23 7/39 Gothic Temple approx. 2.9.52 & 30.3.66 370 metres south of Bramham Park house. (Formerly listed as Gothic Temple)

GV I

Summer house and water tower. C18. Magnesian limestone ashlar. Gothic style Octagonal in plan and apparently of 2 storeys, with buttresses at the angles, 2-centred arched doorways in the east and west sides, 2-centred arched sashed windows in the sides flanking these (but not in the north and south sides), all these openings with glazing bars intersecting in the head, and with diamond junctions to the glazing bars; at the upper level circular windows with radial glazing bars, in spherical triangles, a string course above, prominent moulded cornice and ogee-shaped "battlements" pierced with trefoils. Interior: Gothic panels formed by slender shafts; with foliated decoration; in the north and south sides, tall arched mirrors in place of windows with glazing bars like the windows. Cistern in roof served the house as water tower before advent of mains system.

Listing NGR: SE4080141343

Selected Sources

Other
Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England, Part 45 West Yorkshire,

National Grid Reference: SE 40801 41343

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