GROTTO TO NORTH NORTHWEST OF MARSTON HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1039994

Date first listed: 27-Jul-1992

Statutory Address: GROTTO TO NORTH NORTHWEST OF MARSTON HOUSE, MARSTON BIGOT

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Location

Statutory Address: GROTTO TO NORTH NORTHWEST OF MARSTON HOUSE, MARSTON BIGOT

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Somerset

District: Mendip (District Authority)

Parish: Trudoxhill

National Grid Reference: ST 75596 45350

Summary

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

The following building shall be added to the list:-

ST 74 NE TRUDOXHILL MARSTON BIGOT

4/10001 Grotto to NNW of Marston House

II

Grotto. Built c1743 by John Scott for Earl of Cork and Orrery. Coursed limestone rubble. Rectangular plan. Rough openings with voussoirs to rough and pointed arches. The garden at Marston House is listed grade II in the Historic Parks and Gardens Register. (M McGravie Notes towards a History of Gardening at Marston House, Frome, 1660-1905. Frome Historical Research Group, 1987, p.16).

Listing NGR: ST7559645350

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 361597

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Books and journals
McGravie, M, 'Frome Historical Research Group' in Notes towards a History of Gardening at Marston House, Frome, 1660-1905, (1987), 16
Other
Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England, Part 37 Somerset,

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