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Herbarium Cave Adjoining Number 14a to West

A Grade II Listed Building in Nottingham, Nottingham

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Latitude: 52.9533 / 52°57'11"N

Longitude: -1.1599 / 1°9'35"W

OS Eastings: 456537

OS Northings: 339880

OS Grid: SK565398

Mapcode National: GBR LLP.ZG

Mapcode Global: WHDGZ.41X7

Plus Code: 9C4WXR3R+82

Entry Name: Herbarium Cave Adjoining Number 14a to West

Listing Date: 30 November 1995

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1059022

English Heritage Legacy ID: 457989

Location: Nottingham, NG1

County: Nottingham

Electoral Ward/Division: Radford and Park

Built-Up Area: Nottingham

Traditional County: Nottinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Nottinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Nottingham St Peter with St James

Church of England Diocese: Southwell and Nottingham

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646-1/19/476 (South West side)
Herbarium cave adjoining No.14A to
west (not included)


Man made ornamental cave. c1870. Made for Alderman Thomas
Herbert. 2 rectangular caves at different levels, each approx
3m x 2m. Both have rock cut ledges on 3 sides, which may have
been for potted plants.
This cave and others nearby were originally garden features in
the grounds of Herbert's house in the Ropewalk (not included).
Overlying buildings are not of special interest.
(Reprint from The Mercian Geologist, Vol. 13, Sept. 1992:
Waltham AC: The sandstone caves of Nottingham: Nottingham:
1992-: 15-16).

Listing NGR: SK5653739880

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