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  • Pope's Grotto in 1845 after the demolition of his villa
  • The tunnel
  • South Chamber with sconces
  • St James

Pope's Grotto (at Radnor House School)

Alexander Pope

place
Radnor House School, Pope's Villa, Cross Deep, TW1 4QG
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Bookshop, Refreshments, Toilets
Grotto with mineral decoration is last remaining part of Alexander Pope's villa built 1720, demolished 1808 and replaced and redeveloped many times in following years.

Design

Original design
Alexander Pope, 1720
Type
Community/cultural, Miscellaneous, Monument, Historical house
Period
Georgian