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Grotto in Cleadon Recreation Park, Cleadon

Description: Grotto in Cleadon Recreation Park

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 February 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 303713

OS Grid Reference: NZ3834962182
OS Grid Coordinates: 438349, 562182
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9528, -1.4027

Location: 7 Buttermere, South Tyneside SR6 7RJ

Locality: Cleadon
County: South Tyneside
Country: England
Postcode: SR6 7RJ

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Listing Text


3/54 Grotto in Cleadon
Recreation Park


Garden feature, (formerly in grounds of Cleadon House) C18. Roughly squared coursed
limestone rubble with brick dressings. Wall and two returns into and retaining a
hill. South elevation has 3 pointed arches flanked by 2 similar niches. A square
cover in the ground behind probably replaces a lantern. Interior octagonal with 3
niches in the 3 north sides. There was formerly a lake in front of the grotto.

Listing NGR: NZ3834962182

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Source: English Heritage

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