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Latitude: 51.1532 / 51°9'11"N
Longitude: -2.4585 / 2°27'30"W
OS Eastings: 368027
OS Northings: 139426
OS Grid: ST680394
Mapcode National: GBR MX.7NXR
Mapcode Global: VH8B8.B8MS
Entry Name: Grotto to Rear of Westcombe Stables
Listing Date: 25 February 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1216716
English Heritage Legacy ID: 268250
Location: Batcombe, Mendip, Somerset, BA4
Civil Parish: Batcombe
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
8/49 Grotto to rear of Westcombe
Grotto with a waterfall, part of an emparked landscape. Late C18, Rubble and tufa. Main portion set into a bank with
water issuing through the centre, several rough archways set each side giving onto rubble-lined niches. Apron with
oblong pool into which the waterfall issues, surrounded by lias cobbles, walling, directly opposite the waterfall a
romantic pointed archway. Part of the former park of Westcombe House, now demolished.
Listing NGR: ST6802739426
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