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Latitude: 51.2205 / 51°13'13"N
Longitude: -2.5243 / 2°31'27"W
OS Eastings: 363480
OS Northings: 146944
OS Grid: ST634469
Mapcode National: GBR MT.3B9S
Mapcode Global: VH89V.6LC6
Entry Name: Dam Between Upper and Lower Lakes, 200 Metres South of Pondsmead
Listing Date: 21 September 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1345196
English Heritage Legacy ID: 266438
Location: Ashwick, Mendip, Somerset, BA3
Civil Parish: Ashwick
Built-Up Area: Oakhill
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
ST64NW ASHWlCK CP
1/22 Dam between upper and lower
lakes, 200 metres South of
Dam containing hermit's cell, various grottoes, a tunnel, a staircase, and a ruined arch, masked by a fictive cliff.
C18. Rough hewn and random laid rock, mostly Tufa, forming picturesque grottoes and ruins. Vaulted hermit's Cell
approached from landing stage, contains stone seats and table, dam extends to sluice arrangement concealing subsiduary
grottoes and a tunnel. Romantic winding stairs to upper level. An unusually complete survival.
Listing NGR: ST6348046944
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