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The Grotto, Clumber and Hardwick

Description: The Grotto

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 30 September 1977
English Heritage Building ID: 241268

OS Grid Reference: SK6214473938
OS Grid Coordinates: 462144, 373938
Latitude/Longitude: 53.2588, -1.0699

Location: Whitwell, Derbyshire S80 3BQ

Locality: Clumber and Hardwick
Local Authority: Bassetlaw District Council
County: Nottinghamshire
Country: England
Postcode: S80 3BQ

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Listing Text


5/60 The Grotto
G.V. II*

Grotto. c.1765. By Stephen Wright for the Duke of Newcastle.
Rockfaced ashlar. Slab roof. Single storey, single bay. Plinth
and cornice with heavy echinus moulding. Front has semi-circular
arch with projecting keystones. Similar smaller arches in return
angles. Central doorway. Contains late C19 water turbine
driving 3 throw water pump.

Listing NGR: SK6214473938

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Source: English Heritage

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