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Latitude: 50.6354 / 50°38'7"N
Longitude: -3.5084 / 3°30'30"W
OS Eastings: 293427
OS Northings: 82831
OS Grid: SX934828
Mapcode National: GBR P2.1L24
Mapcode Global: FRA 37JD.C0P
Entry Name: Hermit's Cave in Quarry Face Immediately South West of Spring Lodge
Listing Date: 2 December 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1097701
English Heritage Legacy ID: 85872
Location: Kenton, Teignbridge, Devon, EX6
Civil Parish: Kenton
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Kenton All Saints
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
SX 98 NW
5/285 Hermit's Cave in quarry face
- immediately south west of Spring
Hermit's Cave. Probably mid/late C18. Red sandstone. Gothick. A neatly-quarried
cave in the sheer face of a red sandstone quarry with a 2-centred arched doorway and
a small 2-centred arched window on the left return. The interior has a slightly
curved stone roof and a stone bench with a pillow cut out of the rock. Above the
bench a cross is incised on the wall and the possibly punning initials I. BIDGOOD are
carefully cut on the inner return wall.
Listing NGR: SX9342782831
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