ST7734 : Stourhead Estate, The Temple of Flora

taken 2 years ago, near to Stourton, Wiltshire, Great Britain

Stourhead Estate, The Temple of Flora
Stourhead Estate, The Temple of Flora
Dedicated to the Roman goddess of flowers and spring, this temple was the first garden building erected by Henry Hoare II between 1744 and 1746. Over the doorway the Latin inscription reads ‘Keep away, anyone profane, keep away’. it is a Grade I listed building (List Entry Number: 1318472 LinkExternal link Heritage Gateway).
Stourhead House and Gardens
Stourhead is a 1,072-hectare (2,650-acre) estate at the source of the River Stour near Mere, Wiltshire. The estate includes a Palladian mansion, the village of Stourton, gardens, farmland, and woodland. Stourhead has been in the ownership of the National Trust since 1946. LinkExternal link

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ST7734, 346 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Monday, 19 June, 2017   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 24 June, 2017
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Country estates 
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Panasonic DMC-G7 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 774 340 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:6.2964N 2:19.4333W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 774 340
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Southeast (about 135 degrees)
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