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Tunnel Opposite the Landing Stage

A Grade II Listed Building in Tisbury, Wiltshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0834 / 51°5'0"N

Longitude: -2.0955 / 2°5'43"W

OS Eastings: 393408

OS Northings: 131570

OS Grid: ST934315

Mapcode National: GBR 2Y5.500

Mapcode Global: FRA 66H8.3H5

Entry Name: Tunnel Opposite the Landing Stage

Listing Date: 6 January 1966

Last Amended: 6 July 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1183866

English Heritage Legacy ID: 320896

Location: Tisbury, Wiltshire, SP3

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Tisbury

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Tisbury St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

FONTHILL GIFFORD FONTHILL PARK
ST 93 SW (south side)

1/106 Tunnel opposite the Landing Stage,
(formerly listed as adjoining the
6.1.66 Boathouse)

GV II

Partly in Tisbury C.P. (q.v.). Tunnel under road through park
to Tisbury. Late C18, probably for William Beckford. Rustic
limestone entrance on east side with three arched openings leading
to domed chamber and then to curving tunnel, all lined with rustic
stone. West entrance is smaller with one square opening leading to
sloping passage and tunnel, one square air vent either side of
road, with iron railings. Part of a garden fantasy together with
the Grottoes and Hermitage (Tisbury CP q.v.).


Listing NGR: ST9340831570

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

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