British Listed Buildings

History in Structure

If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.

We need to upgrade the server that this website runs on. Can you spare a quid to help?.

The Shell Grotto to the North West of Carne's Seat, Westhampnett

Description: The Shell Grotto to the North West of Carne's Seat

Grade: I
Date Listed: 5 June 1958
English Heritage Building ID: 301464

OS Grid Reference: SU8882509591
OS Grid Coordinates: 488825, 109591
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8790, -0.7388

Location: Park Road, Westhampnett, West Sussex PO18 0PY

Locality: Westhampnett
Local Authority: Chichester District Council
County: West Sussex
Country: England
Postcode: PO18 0PY

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

Explore more of the area around Westhampnett, West Sussex at Explore Britain.

Listing Text

SU 80 NE
13/98G The Shell Grotto to the
north west of Carne's Seat
- I

One of the finest shell grottoes in the country. An opening in the hill-
side lined with shells in the mid C18 by the Duchess of Richmond, wife of
the second Duke, and her daughters.

Listing NGR: SU8882509591

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.