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Grotto by the Hart Burn (Hartburn)

Grotto by the Hart Burn
Grotto by the Hart Burn

In about 1760 a room was cut into the sandstone cliffs on the south bank of the Hart Burn. Inside were arches and a fireplace and a tunnel connected it to the stream. This is a Grade II Listed Building protected by law.

Reference number:N10468
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)
Legal status:Listed Building

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See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Hartburn


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