Description: Tunnel Under Pythouse Drive
Date Listed: 6 January 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 321083
OS Grid Reference: ST9078428228
OS Grid Coordinates: 390784, 128228
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0533, -2.1328
WEST TISBURY PYTHOUSE PARK
ST 92 NW (east side)
4/291 Tunnel under Pythouse drive
Tunnel over main road, below disused east drive to Pythouse (q.v.).
Probably early C19. Rock-faced limestone stilted segmental arched
portals to barrel-vaulted tunnel, low parapet with square end
piers. Carries driveway in avenue of limes, entered through C18
gates north of Hatch House (q.v.), possible that this drive
diverted westwards to Pythouse over this tunnel, following the
acquisition of Hatch House by the Benetts in mid C19.
Listing NGR: ST9078428228
Source: English Heritage
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