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  Shell House Talks - Gallery - Sezincote House - Moreton–in–Marsh - Gloucestershire  
     
  Main house is Moghul inspired and was built in 1805. A nabob villa. Humphrey Repton garden in Picturesque style. Rockery grotto is fanned around an ornamental pool. Each side has 4 small grotto niches each with a giant clam shell. A temple to Surya stands below a row of three rusticated grottoes set into a hilly mound. A further small grotto is sited in another rockery. Designed by Thomas Diniell. It contains ashlar limestone pillars and a lintel with a triangular relief.  
     
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Sezincote House - Gloucestershire
Sezincote House
 
Sezincote House - Gloucestershire
Sezincote House
 
Sezincote House - Gloucestershire
Sezincote House
 
Sezincote House - Gloucestershire
Sezincote House
 
Sezincote House - Gloucestershire
Sezincote House
 
         
 
     
 
 
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