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GROTTO TO WEST OF WOODROW HIGH HOUSE

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: GROTTO TO WEST OF WOODROW HIGH HOUSE

List entry Number: 1124854

Location

GROTTO TO WEST OF WOODROW HIGH HOUSE, CHERRY LANE

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

County: Buckinghamshire

District: Chiltern

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Amersham

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 17-May-1984

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 44742

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

1. AMERSHAM CHERRY LANE 5134 (north side) Woodrow

Grotto to west of Woodrow High House

SU 9396 9/29

II

2. In a wooded dell west of the house, an early C18 underground octagonal chamber with walls faced in knapped flints and ornamented with pebbles in chalice, circular and diamond motifs. Vaulted roof with oculus and arrow motif decoration. Fireplace; pebble floor with arrow pattern. Remains of circular forecourt with sunken paths. Brick vaulted chamber below.

Listing NGR: SU9315596649

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National Grid Reference: SU 93155 96649

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