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Tunnel Opposite the Landing Stage, Tisbury

Description: Tunnel Opposite the Landing Stage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 January 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 320896

OS Grid Reference: ST9340831570
OS Grid Coordinates: 393408, 131570
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0834, -2.0955

Location: Tisbury, Wiltshire SP3 5RZ

Locality: Tisbury
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SP3 5RZ

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Listing Text

ST 93 SW (south side)

1/106 Tunnel opposite the Landing Stage,
(formerly listed as adjoining the
6.1.66 Boathouse)


Partly in Tisbury C.P. (q.v.). Tunnel under road through park
to Tisbury. Late C18, probably for William Beckford. Rustic
limestone entrance on east side with three arched openings leading
to domed chamber and then to curving tunnel, all lined with rustic
stone. West entrance is smaller with one square opening leading to
sloping passage and tunnel, one square air vent either side of
road, with iron railings. Part of a garden fantasy together with
the Grottoes and Hermitage (Tisbury CP q.v.).

Listing NGR: ST9340831570

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

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