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Latitude: 52.733 / 52°43'58"N
Longitude: -2.8233 / 2°49'23"W
OS Eastings: 344503
OS Northings: 315360
OS Grid: SJ445153
Mapcode National: GBR BF.0X73
Mapcode Global: WH8BL.LKSN
Entry Name: Grotto Approximately 35 Metres to North West of Woodlands Farmhouse
Listing Date: 27 November 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1055187
English Heritage Legacy ID: 259088
Location: Bicton, Shropshire, SY3
Civil Parish: Bicton
Traditional County: Shropshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire
Church of England Parish: Bicton Holy Trinity
Church of England Diocese: Lichfield
BICTON C.P. BICTON
SJ 41 NW
5/28 Grotto approx. 35 metres to
- north-west of Woodlands
Grotto. Probably late C18. Dressed breccea and red sandstone.
Covered by earth mound at rear. Round-arched entrance with voussoirs and
shell-enriched imposts, flanking lancet-type openings, and parapeted gable
with round-arched opening in apex. Semi-circular domed interior with
remains of shell decoration and a continuous bench with diagonally-laid
rustic backing to wall behind. The grotto stands in the immediate grounds
of Woodlands Farmhouse (q.v.).
Listing NGR: SJ4450315360
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