BOUNDARY WALLS OF BEDFONT HOUSE INCLUDING GROTTO IN SOUTH-EAST CORNER

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1305543

Date first listed: 08-Jun-1983

Statutory Address: BOUNDARY WALLS OF BEDFONT HOUSE INCLUDING GROTTO IN SOUTH-EAST CORNER, CALF'S LANE

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: BOUNDARY WALLS OF BEDFONT HOUSE INCLUDING GROTTO IN SOUTH-EAST CORNER, CALF'S LANE

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

County: Gloucestershire

District: Cotswold (District Authority)

Parish: Chipping Campden

National Grid Reference: SP 15326 39206

Summary

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History

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Details

1. 5224 CALF'S LANE (west side)

Boundary walls of Bedfont House including grotto in south-east corner SP 1539 SW 9/42

II GV

2. Partly early C18 and mostly C19. The C18 part is at the north end facing Calf's Lane: rubble with chamfered coping. Segment-headed doorway opposite south wing of the Court House. About 7-11 ft high, stepped down at one point, and about 30 plus 12 yds long. The C19 continuation is stepped and ramped down from the above and forms a high rubble retaining wall about 70 yds long to an immense (and now overgrown) rockery made from gigantic rocks. At the south-east corner a wild-looking grotto of 2 chambers formed of this material. Wall retained at south end in rubble and at north end in coursed rubble about 25 yds long and 10 ft high with corner ball finials and with a brick lining to south.

Listing NGR: SP1533239212

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 126092

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