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The Grotto at St Michaels Convent (Formerly Known As Park Hill)

A Grade II Listed Building in Lambeth, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4244 / 51°25'27"N

Longitude: -0.1184 / 0°7'6"W

OS Eastings: 530918

OS Northings: 171170

OS Grid: TQ309711

Mapcode National: GBR FZ.4T9

Mapcode Global: VHGRC.WGSD

Entry Name: The Grotto at St Michaels Convent (Formerly Known As Park Hill)

Listing Date: 6 November 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1386200

English Heritage Legacy ID: 471625

Location: Lambeth, London, SW16

County: London

District: Lambeth

Electoral Ward/Division: Streatham Wells

Built-Up Area: Lambeth

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Streatham Immanuel and Saint Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

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Listing Text

TQ 3071 STREATHAM COMMON NORTH, SW16

1207/34/10102 Grotto at St Michael's Convent
(formerly known as Park Hill)

GV II


Grotto. Erected after 1875, probably by Sir Henry Tate. Built of concrete with some artificial stone and some brickwork to top of cavern. Sunken pathway of crazy-paving and stone steps flanked by rocks' extending some 70 metres with spurs passing under bridge to east and incorporating at least two caverns. Planting troughs incorporated. Part of a series of garden structures.


Listing NGR: TQ3091871170

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

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