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A Grade II Listed Building in Cranbrook, Redbridge

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Latitude: 51.573 / 51°34'22"N

Longitude: 0.0674 / 0°4'2"E

OS Eastings: 543370

OS Northings: 188042

OS Grid: TQ433880

Mapcode National: GBR NC.HPV

Mapcode Global: VHHN5.4Q0H

Plus Code: 9F32H3F8+6X

Entry Name: Grotto

Listing Date: 10 April 1954

Last Amended: 1 September 1996

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1244052

English Heritage Legacy ID: 448763

Location: Valentines, Redbridge, London, IG1

County: Redbridge

Electoral Ward/Division: Cranbrook

Built-Up Area: Redbridge

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Great Ilford St Margaret and St Clement

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text


937-/5/10011 Grotto

GV 10.4.54 II

Grotto. Early C18. Brick core with Portland stone and rusticated quoins of flint work. Three bays, with large central opening containing seats and apsidal ceiling decorated with shell-work and copper slag decoration. Positioned on the south side of the formal canal. Part of the fom1al garden lay-out of the early C18. Valentines Park is included in the English Heritage Register of Parks and Gardens at grade II.

Listing NGR: TQ4336488038

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

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