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Latitude: 51.6609 / 51°39'39"N
Longitude: -0.6546 / 0°39'16"W
OS Eastings: 493155
OS Northings: 196649
OS Grid: SU931966
Mapcode National: GBR F66.WWB
Mapcode Global: VHFSG.LJS3
Entry Name: Grotto to West of Woodrow High House
Listing Date: 17 May 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1124854
English Heritage Legacy ID: 44742
Location: Amersham, Chiltern, Buckinghamshire, HP7
Civil Parish: Amersham
Traditional County: Buckinghamshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire
Church of England Parish: Amersham with Coleshill
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
1. AMERSHAM CHERRY LANE
5134 (north side)
Grotto to west of
Woodrow High House
SU 9396 9/29
In a wooded dell west of the house, an early C18 underground octagonal chamber
with walls faced in knapped flints and ornamented with pebbles in chalice,
circular and diamond motifs. Vaulted roof with oculus and arrow motif decoration.
Fireplace; pebble floor with arrow pattern. Remains of circular forecourt with
sunken paths. Brick vaulted chamber below.
Listing NGR: SU9315596649
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