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Doric temple

An garden building, designed in the form of a classical Doric temple, used for standing or sitting in, and fashionable in the 18th century. The original classical Greek Doric style has columns that are fluted with a plain, rounded disc capital but no base. Classical Roman Doric style columns are plain rather than fluted, and have a base.

Doric Temple, Petworth, West Sussex, England

View of the Doric temple, with Classical Roman Doric style columns, in the pleasure grounds at Petworth, West Sussex, England.  Photograph copyright: NTPL/Rupert Truman.