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Latitude: 52.9298 / 52°55'47"N
Longitude: -2.4451 / 2°26'42"W
OS Eastings: 370177
OS Northings: 337024
OS Grid: SJ701370
Mapcode National: GBR 7X.MDKZ
Mapcode Global: WH9BY.DMX9
Entry Name: Grotto Approximately 150 Metres North of Oakley Hall
Listing Date: 14 May 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1029853
English Heritage Legacy ID: 362608
Location: Loggerheads, Newcastle-under-Lyme, Staffordshire, TF9
Civil Parish: Loggerheads
Traditional County: Staffordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire
Church of England Parish: Mucklestone St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Lichfield
SJ 73 NW LOGGERHEADS C.P OAKLEY, MUCKLESTONE
8/126 Grotto approximately
150m north of north
front of Oakley Hall
Grotto. Probably early to mid-C18. Cut out of natural sandstone with
ashlar facings. Approached down flight of steps from terrace (not included)
at north end of garden to Oakley Hall (q.v.). Wide segmental arch with
flanking pilasters and moulded cornice, framing deep semi-circular recess
with bench cut from natural rock at back. A round-headed niche, also
cut from natural rock, to right of steps up to terrace.
Listing NGR: SJ7017737024
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