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Grotto at Frieston House

A Grade II Listed Building in Caythorpe, Lincolnshire

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Latitude: 53.0175 / 53°1'2"N

Longitude: -0.6035 / 0°36'12"W

OS Eastings: 493778

OS Northings: 347595

OS Grid: SK937475

Mapcode National: GBR DNT.XXN

Mapcode Global: WHGK3.PFT3

Plus Code: 9C5X298W+XH

Entry Name: Grotto at Frieston House

Listing Date: 14 September 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1360289

English Heritage Legacy ID: 193148

Location: Caythorpe, South Kesteven, Lincolnshire, NG32

County: Lincolnshire

Civil Parish: Caythorpe

Built-Up Area: Caythorpe

Traditional County: Lincolnshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lincolnshire

Church of England Parish: Caythorpe St Vincent

Church of England Diocese: Lincoln

Find accommodation in
Hough on the Hill


(south side)

3/57 Grotto at
Frieston House


Grotto, early C19. Coursed limestone rubble, brick arch with keystone,
slate roof with castellations at rear. Wide central brick Rustic arch
with stone keystone flanked by single brick pointed headed blank niches.
The recessed central bay is lined with pebbles and rock faced hard stone
blocks, horizontal on the splayed reveals, and in the form of a pointed arch
on the rear panel. A vault of 3 compartments, again lined with pebbles
and rocks, rises above a brick string course. The grotto contains a
contemporary wooden bench in the Rustic style. Included for group value only.

Listing NGR: SK9377847595

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