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Canal-Head Grotto, Redbridge

Description: Canal-Head Grotto

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 April 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 204880

OS Grid Reference: TQ4333888082
OS Grid Coordinates: 543338, 188082
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5734, 0.0670

Location: Cranbrook Road, Ilford, Greater London IG2 6JG

Locality: Redbridge
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: IG2 6JG

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Listing Text


937-/5/09 Canal-head grotto

GV 10.4.54 II

Canal-head grotto. Early C18. Brick core with stone and flint rustication with some shell work. Central arch flanked by two lower arches, standing at the head of a long formal canal and concealing reservoir behind. Part of the formal garden layout of the early C 18. Valentines Park is included in the English Heritage Register of Parks and Gardens at grade II.

Listing NGR: TQ4333888082

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Source: English Heritage

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