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Grotto at Scraptoft, Scraptoft

Description: Grotto at Scraptoft

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 December 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 190742

OS Grid Reference: SK6534805869
OS Grid Coordinates: 465348, 305869
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6466, -1.0356

Location: Covert Lane, Scraptoft, Leicestershire LE7 9TD

Locality: Scraptoft
Local Authority: Harborough District Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE7 9TD

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Listing Text


SK 60 NE CHURCH HILL (East Side)

2/84 Grotto at Scraptoft Hall


Grotto. Later Cl8. Red brick, lined with coursed squared stone and shell
work incorporating chrystaline stone. Rectangular plan, c3m x 2m, with stone
work inside like a plinth. Above is the shell work on walls. On the simple
quadrapartite shallow vault this forms a vaulting pattern.

Listing NGR: SK6534805869

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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