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Folly at Tl 0220 8328

A Grade II Listed Building in Thorpe Achurch, Northamptonshire

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Latitude: 52.438 / 52°26'16"N

Longitude: -0.498 / 0°29'52"W

OS Eastings: 502200

OS Northings: 283280

OS Grid: TL022832

Mapcode National: GBR FYG.0Y8

Mapcode Global: VHFNP.BZ2G

Entry Name: Folly at Tl 0220 8328

Listing Date: 11 January 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1040145

English Heritage Legacy ID: 232851

Location: Thorpe Achurch, East Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire, PE8

County: Northamptonshire

District: East Northamptonshire

Civil Parish: Thorpe Achurch

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: Thorpe Achurch St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text

7/128 Folly at TL 0220 8528
- II

Folly. Late C18 reconstruction of medieval masonry. Squared coursed limestone
and limestone ashlar. Archway and attached walls forming L-shape plan. Early C14
triple-chamfered 2-centred arch with semi-quatrefoil responds with base of
window opening above. Attached wall has remains of double chamfered arch with
similar respond. Various carved heads built into wall. Originally had additional
arcades. Built with masonry from Church of St. Peter, Lilford, which was
demolished c.1778.
(Buildings of England: Northamptonshire, p.427; Northamptonshire Records Office
Pictorial Collection).

Listing NGR: TL0220083280

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