SE3632 : Temple Newsam farm - dragonfly bench

taken 3 years ago, 3 km from Swillington, Leeds, Great Britain

Temple Newsam farm - dragonfly bench
Temple Newsam farm - dragonfly bench
This is part of the 'education area' or 'outdoor classroom'. There is also a bench in the shape of a butterfly, and behind the dragonfly can be seen the story-telling circle.
Temple Newsam :: SE3432

A large country estate a few miles east of the city of Leeds, Temple Newsam dates back to Norman times and took its name from ownership by the Knights Templar in the 12th century. After a complex history (see Wikipedia etc. for more details) it is now owned by Leeds City Council. There is a charge for entry to the house and educational farm, but the extensive grounds, mostly landscaped by 'Capability' Brown, are free to use and are crossed by several public footpaths.

The house itself is listed grade 1, the stable block grade 2* and several other features grade 2; the park as a whole is listed under "parks and gardens".

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Date Taken
Sunday, 1 September, 2019   (more nearby)
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Tuesday, 3 September, 2019
Geographical Context
Educational sites  Country estates 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 3609 3230 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:47.1466N 1:27.2236W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SE 3609 3230
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Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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