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Grotto Approximately 300 Metres West of Hardwick Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Ellesmere Rural, Shropshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.9024 / 52°54'8"N

Longitude: -2.9341 / 2°56'2"W

OS Eastings: 337264

OS Northings: 334289

OS Grid: SJ372342

Mapcode National: GBR 78.P7R1

Mapcode Global: WH89R.W9ZT

Entry Name: Grotto Approximately 300 Metres West of Hardwick Hall

Listing Date: 25 April 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1366568

English Heritage Legacy ID: 260819

Location: Ellesmere Rural, Shropshire, SY12

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Ellesmere Rural

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Ellesmere St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

ELLESMERE RURAL C.P. HARDWICK
SJ 33 SE
8/119 Grotto approx. 300m
- west of Hardwick Hall
- II
Grotto, now disused. Probably late C18 with minor later alterations.
Roughly coursed sandstone and quartzite rubble, now much overgrown.
Entrances on north and east, former with pointed arch. Interior.
Plain barrel-vaulted 'room' approached through pointed arch on north.


Listing NGR: SJ3726434289

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