GIANT'S CAVE AT NGR ST 0676 3955

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1057493

Date first listed: 21-Dec-1984

Statutory Address: GIANT'S CAVE AT NGR ST 0676 3955

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: GIANT'S CAVE AT NGR ST 0676 3955

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

County: Somerset

District: West Somerset (District Authority)

Parish: Williton

National Grid Reference: ST 06760 39550

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History

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Details

ST03NE WILLITON CP ORCHARD WYNDHAM

5/246 Giant's Cave at NGR ST 0676 3955

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- II

Landscape feature in the form of a ruin, set in the park of Orchard Wyndham (qv). Mid-late C18. Very large undressed blocks of red sandstone, irregularly placed in sections of wall about 2.5 metres high. S-plan set into hillside in wooded copse. 2 openings identified. Thought to have become more ruinous over the last 2 decades and partially obscured by ivy at time of survey (February 1984). There is no evidence to suggest that caves were originally included. Also known as the Blue Grotto.

Listing NGR: ST0676039550

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 265012

Legacy System: LBS

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