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The Shell Grotto to the North West of Carne's Seat

A Grade I Listed Building in Westhampnett, West Sussex

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Latitude: 50.879 / 50°52'44"N

Longitude: -0.7388 / 0°44'19"W

OS Eastings: 488825

OS Northings: 109591

OS Grid: SU888095

Mapcode National: GBR DG8.S1H

Mapcode Global: FRA 96BS.B01

Entry Name: The Shell Grotto to the North West of Carne's Seat

Listing Date: 5 June 1958

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1026091

English Heritage Legacy ID: 301464

Location: Westhampnett, Chichester, West Sussex, PO18

County: West Sussex

District: Chichester

Civil Parish: Westhampnett

Traditional County: Sussex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Sussex

Church of England Parish: Boxgrove

Church of England Diocese: Chichester

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Listing Text

SU 80 NE
13/98G The Shell Grotto to the
north west of Carne's Seat
- I

One of the finest shell grottoes in the country. An opening in the hill-
side lined with shells in the mid C18 by the Duchess of Richmond, wife of
the second Duke, and her daughters.

Listing NGR: SU8882509591

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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