Record Details

NHER Number:15013
Type of record:Monument
Name:The Temple (site of)

Summary

An 18th century garden building, which stood at the end of an avenue in Docking Park, NHER 30502. The Temple is shown on a mid 18th century estate map.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TF 7678 3640
Map Sheet:TF73NE
Parish:DOCKING, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

Site of 'Temple' (landscape feature) marked on (S1).
E. Rose (NAU) 7 June 1979.

This was the terminal of an avenue extending beyond the park in 1750; the park was extended to include it in 1755.
See (S2).

Monument Types

  • GARDEN FEATURE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • GARDEN HOUSE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status

  • SHINE

Sources and further reading

<S1>Map: 1755. Docking Hall.
<S2>Unpublished Document: Norfolk County Council. Inventory of Historic Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in Norfolk..

Related records

30502Part of: Docking Park (Monument)

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