Temple of Diana

Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
580705
Names
Temple of Diana
Coordinates
51.8393880° N, 1.3627040° W
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Listed on
Grade II* listed building
listed building (England)

Location Map

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Aerial View

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Timeline

27 Jul 1988

Temple of Diana designated a Grade II* listed building

National Heritage List for England Data

Temple of Diana is listed on the National Heritage List for England with the following data. Some information may have become outdated since the date of listing. Text courtesy of Historic England. © Crown Copyright, reprinted under the Open Government License.

List Entry ID
1281682
Grade
II*
Name
TEMPLE OF DIANA
Location
TEMPLE OF DIANA
Parish
Blenheim
District
West Oxfordshire
County
Oxfordshire
Grid Reference
SP 44004 15834

BLENHEIM SP41NW 2/28 Temple of Diana - II* Temple. 1772-3, by Sir William Chambers. Limestone ashlar; gabled Welsh slate roof. Ionic tetrastyle temple. Pediment with Greek inscription in tympanum, over grey stone frieze with ribboned swags; Ionic columns in antis with grey stone capitals. Interior: wheatear festoons over oval medallions, with classical figures to centre. (Blenheim Park is included in the HBMC Register of Parks and Gardens at Grade I; Buildings of England: Oxfordshire, p474)

Listing NGR: SP4400415834

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Bibliography

  1. “TEMPLE OF DIANA.” The National Heritage List for England. Web. Accessed 8 Oct. 2013. <https://historicengland.org.uk/listing/the-list/list-entry/1281682>