Temple of Ephesus . - It was more than 400 feet long and 200 wide ( along 115 m and width 55) , Ionic like all the other temples of Asia Minor. Its construction would last 120 years , according to some historians, 220 . Towards the middle of the century. VI ac , the conqueror Croesus financed in large part the construction of the first large Artemisium , forcing the Ephesians to pay a toll.