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Grotto and Retaining Walls 60 Metres South of Wallingwells Hall and East of the Lake

A Grade II Listed Building in Wallingwells, Nottinghamshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.3499 / 53°20'59"N

Longitude: -1.1412 / 1°8'28"W

OS Eastings: 457267

OS Northings: 384016

OS Grid: SK572840

Mapcode National: GBR NYGP.QV

Mapcode Global: WHDF1.F2T6

Entry Name: Grotto and Retaining Walls 60 Metres South of Wallingwells Hall and East of the Lake

Listing Date: 14 November 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1224368

English Heritage Legacy ID: 420435

Location: Wallingwells, Bassetlaw, Nottinghamshire, S81

County: Nottinghamshire

Civil Parish: Wallingwells

Traditional County: Nottinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Nottinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Woodsetts St George

Church of England Diocese: Sheffield

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Listing Text

SK 58 SE WALLINGWELLS WALLINGWELLS
HOUSE LANE
(West side)

4/176 Grotto and
Retaining Walls
60 metres south of
Wallingwells Hall
and east of the
lake

G.V. II

Grotto and retaining walls. Mid C18. Rough hewn rocks, some
brick. Circular plan. Central blocked archway, flanked by
single walls. On the lake side is a further archway with pendant
keystone. Interior, which has some red brick, is domed and has 3
large and single small arched niches. Each with rough hewn
keystone and voussoirs. The domed roof was originally lined with
mineral crystals and hung with stalactites. Flanking the
entrance are retaining walls, extending 15 metres to the
right/south and to the north/left, 31 metres running between the
lake and wooded bank.


Listing NGR: SK5726784016

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

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