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Folly Tower and Sections of Rubble Wall to West in Garden of Spring Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Edgbaston, Birmingham

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Latitude: 52.462 / 52°27'43"N

Longitude: -1.9108 / 1°54'38"W

OS Eastings: 406156

OS Northings: 284897

OS Grid: SP061848

Mapcode National: GBR 5XH.ZB

Mapcode Global: VH9Z2.TCPZ

Entry Name: Folly Tower and Sections of Rubble Wall to West in Garden of Spring Cottage

Listing Date: 8 July 1982

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1076096

English Heritage Legacy ID: 217780

Location: Birmingham, B15

County: Birmingham

Electoral Ward/Division: Edgbaston

Built-Up Area: Birmingham

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Midlands

Church of England Parish: Edgbaston St Bartholomew

Church of England Diocese: Birmingham

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Listing Text

Edgbaston B15
Folly Tower and sections
of rubble wall to west in
garden of Spring Cottage
SP 0684 NW 50/21
C1820-30, originally built as a folly in the grounds of No 59 Wellington Road
but now in separate ownership. Two storey ironstone rubble, circular,
crenellated tower with arched openings. Flanked by sections of rubble
pseudo-curtain wall, originally on west side extending further towards villa.

Listing NGR: SP0615684897

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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