If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.
Description: Grotto by Lake to South West of Temple of Flora
Date Listed: 27 July 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 253010
OS Grid Reference: SP4380815359
OS Grid Coordinates: 443808, 215359
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8351, -1.3656
Explore more of the area around Blenheim, Oxfordshire at Explore Britain.
2/243 Grotto by lake to sw of Temple
Grotto. Probably late C18. Stone, ivy-coloured exedro of rough-hewn blocks and
partly retaining has deep arched niche in centre from which the lake can be
viewed. Probably part of "Capability Brown's work at Blenheim in 1760".
(Blenheim Park is included in the HBMC Register of Parks and Gardens at Grade I)
Listing NGR: SP4380815359
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
Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.