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Grotto Circa 60 Metres South East of Sezincote House, Sezincote

Description: Grotto Circa 60 Metres South East of Sezincote House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 January 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 128751

OS Grid Reference: SP1723431032
OS Grid Coordinates: 417234, 231032
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9775, -1.7505

Location: Sezincote, Gloucestershire GL56 9AW

Locality: Sezincote
Local Authority: Cotswold District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL56 9AW

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Listing Text

SP 13 SE
4/113 Grotto c60m south east of
Sezincote House
Grotto. 1800 - 1805. By Thomas Daniell for Sir Charles Cockerell.
Ashlar limestone. Square plan. Two rectangular engaged columns
with semi-circular decoration in relief at top and bottom and
imposts. Lintel above with square central 'keystone' with
triangle in relief. Moulded capping above. Opening at front
with stepped and curved upper corners and keystone. Rock garden
within formerly with running water. The whole is set in the side
of a bank with rockeries curving in towards grotto on either side.

Listing NGR: SP1723231030

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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