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Grotto on North Side of Reservoir

A Grade II Listed Building in Lindrick with Studley Royal and Fountains, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.1127 / 54°6'45"N

Longitude: -1.5718 / 1°34'18"W

OS Eastings: 428089

OS Northings: 468615

OS Grid: SE280686

Mapcode National: GBR KNGW.HH

Mapcode Global: WHC7T.TWPK

Entry Name: Grotto on North Side of Reservoir

Listing Date: 11 June 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1150616

English Heritage Legacy ID: 331088

Location: Lindrick with Studley Royal and Fountains, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, HG4

County: North Yorkshire

District: Harrogate

Civil Parish: Lindrick with Studley Royal and Fountains

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

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Listing Text

9/84 Grotto on north side of


Grotto. c1730, probably by Robert Doe, for John Aislabie. Tufa and
limestone rubble, part rock-cut. An artificial cave approximately 3 metres
wide, 2 metres long and 2 metres high in the middle. Narrow segmental-
arched entrance of large tufa blocks, barrel-vaulted roof. Similar in style
to the Octagon Tower tunnel and Rustic Bridge (qv)

Listing NGR: SE2808968615

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