GROTTO ON SOUTH BANK OF HART BURN

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1042079

Date first listed: 06-May-1952

Date of most recent amendment: 30-Jan-1986

Statutory Address: GROTTO ON SOUTH BANK OF HART BURN

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: GROTTO ON SOUTH BANK OF HART BURN

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

District: Northumberland (Unitary Authority)

Parish: Hartburn

National Grid Reference: NZ 08836 86532

Summary

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

HARTBURN HARTBURN NZ 08 NE 9/33 Grotto on south bank of Hart Burn 6.5.52 (Formerly listed with Vicarage as grotto) 11 Grotto c.1760 by Dr. Sharpe. Tall circular chamber cut in sandstone cliff, with twin domed niches above. Within chamber, walls of coursed roughly- squared stone to rear (with chamfered pointed arch and two slits above) to left (with similar unchamfered arch) and to right (with fireplace). A low slab-roofed tunnel, now part collapsed, runs from the Grotto to the bank of the stream; this is said to have been constructed to give bathers a covered access to the water.

Listing NGR: NZ0883686532

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 238274

Legacy System: LBS

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