SK4033 : The Grotto, Elvaston Castle grounds

taken 7 months ago, near to Elvaston, Derbyshire, Great Britain

The Grotto, Elvaston Castle grounds
The Grotto, Elvaston Castle grounds
Listed as a grotto, although it does not have the internal passages normally associated with 19th century grottoes. Created as a viewpoint on the lake side in 'picturesque' style. Part of the Grade II* Listed Garden created by William Barron between 1830 and 1860, but separately Listed Grade II for group value.
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SK4033, 74 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Sunday, 11 February, 2018   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 19 February, 2018
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Park and Public Gardens  Country estates 
Garden Feature (from Tags)
Rocks 
Period (from Tags)
Mid 19th Century 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 4086 3315 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:53.6551N 1:23.6457W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 4086 3315
View Direction
Southeast (about 135 degrees)
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Grotto  Grade II(star) Listed Park  Elvaston Castle 

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