PIERCEFIELD PARK, GROTTO AND STONE, WOODCROFT
Map Reference ST59NW
Grid Reference ST5329195725
Unitary (Local) Authority Monmouthshire
Old County Monmouthshire
Community St Arvans
Type of Site GROTTO
Broad Class Gardens, Parks and Urban Spaces
Period Post Medieval
Site Description 1. Mid-late 18th century grotto and associated standing stone, part of Piercefield Wye Walk (Nprn266015), set within the confines of a relict defended enclosure (Nprn307997).
To the west of the grotto, next to the path, is a small standing stone, to the east of which is a large deep rectangular rock-cut hole (? natural).
Taken from Long Text attached to Nprn266015.
2. Depicted on the Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25-inch map of Monmouthshire XXVI, sheet 9 (1902). C.H. Nicholas, RCAHMW, 21st August 2006.