Statue at entrance to Nine Year Aud Hole

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DENWICK HULNE PARK NU 11 SE NU 15651458 10/71 Statue at entrance to Nine Year Aud Hole, on north of Cave Drive 250 metres south-west of Brizlee Tower II Statue of hermit, probably late C18. Cut sandstone. Life-size robed bearded figure, standing beside entrance to natural cave formed by slipping of sandstone cliff face. Similar statues in the ruins of Hulne Friary (q.v.) are part of the 'improvements' of c.1770-80 by Lancelot Brown.

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