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Latitude: 51.652 / 51°39'7"N
Longitude: 0.0236 / 0°1'24"E
OS Eastings: 540087
OS Northings: 196736
OS Grid: TQ400967
Mapcode National: GBR LJ.JMK
Mapcode Global: VHHMR.CQ9Z
Entry Name: Grotto at Lippittshill Lodge
Listing Date: 22 March 1974
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1169596
English Heritage Legacy ID: 117655
Location: Waltham Abbey, Epping Forest, Essex, IG10
District: Epping Forest
Civil Parish: Waltham Abbey
Traditional County: Essex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex
Church of England Parish: High Beach Holy Innocents
Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford
Grotto at Lippittshill Lodge
TQ 49 NW 6/218
1880s. Large half sunk structure, half raised as mound. Ashlar re-used with
some carved mouldings of cornices, etc. Small chambers top lit by holes in
mound and hexagonal openings formerly with glazed dome above arcade and niches.
Rough stone steps up mound outside. Stone steps inside down to pool with rough
arches, central cyclopeian pillar.
Lippitsthill Lodge and Grotto form a group.
Listing NGR: TQ4008796736
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