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Grotto to North Northwest of Marston House

A Grade II Listed Building in Trudoxhill, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.2068 / 51°12'24"N

Longitude: -2.3507 / 2°21'2"W

OS Eastings: 375596

OS Northings: 145350

OS Grid: ST755453

Mapcode National: GBR 0SN.6HS

Mapcode Global: VH97D.6XMQ

Entry Name: Grotto to North Northwest of Marston House

Listing Date: 27 July 1992

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1039994

English Heritage Legacy ID: 361597

Location: Trudoxhill, Mendip, Somerset, BA11

County: Somerset

District: Mendip

Civil Parish: Trudoxhill

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

The following building shall be added to the list:-

ST 74 NE TRUDOXHILL MARSTON BIGOT

4/10001 Grotto to NNW of
Marston House

II

Grotto. Built c1743 by John Scott for Earl of Cork and Orrery.
Coursed limestone rubble. Rectangular plan. Rough openings with
voussoirs to rough and pointed arches.
The garden at Marston House is listed grade II in the Historic
Parks and Gardens Register.
(M McGravie Notes towards a History of Gardening at Marston
House, Frome, 1660-1905. Frome Historical Research Group, 1987,
p.16).


Listing NGR: ST7559645350

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