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Description: Grotto at Lippittshill Lodge
Date Listed: 22 March 1974
English Heritage Building ID: 117655
OS Grid Reference: TQ4008796736
OS Grid Coordinates: 540087, 196736
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6520, 0.0236
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Grotto at Lippittshill Lodge
TQ 49 NW 6/218
1880s. Large half sunk structure, half raised as mound. Ashlar re-used with
some carved mouldings of cornices, etc. Small chambers top lit by holes in
mound and hexagonal openings formerly with glazed dome above arcade and niches.
Rough stone steps up mound outside. Stone steps inside down to pool with rough
arches, central cyclopeian pillar.
Lippitsthill Lodge and Grotto form a group.
Listing NGR: TQ4008796736
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Source: English Heritage
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