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Latitude: 52.8243 / 52°49'27"N
Longitude: -1.5902 / 1°35'24"W
OS Eastings: 427710
OS Northings: 325272
OS Grid: SK277252
Mapcode National: GBR 5DK.SY7
Mapcode Global: WHCG6.J8ZP
Entry Name: Folly Made Up from Fragments of Burton Abbey
Listing Date: 19 January 1967
Last Amended: 6 January 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1096464
English Heritage Legacy ID: 82865
Location: Newton Solney, South Derbyshire, Derbyshire, DE15
District: South Derbyshire
Civil Parish: Newton Solney
Built-Up Area: Newton Solney
Traditional County: Derbyshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire
Church of England Parish: Newton Solney St Mary the Virgin
Church of England Diocese: Derby
PARISH OF NEWTON SOLNEY NEWTON ROAD
SK 22 NE
Folly made up from
fragments of Burton
listed as Remains
of Burton Abbey
re-erected in Newton
Folly. Re-used medieval masonry from Burton Abbey and C19.
Coursed squared sandstone and sandstone ashlar. Irregular
rectangular plan, with a wall extending from one corner. Plain
pointed arch on three sides of a square tower-like structure
said to have been the 'porter's lodge'. Unmoulded arches.
Arrow slit on the fourth side. At the north east angle is a
diagonal buttress with two set-offs. Piece of walling to north
west with a half arch corbelled out to east. Built as a garden
ornament to Newton Park.
Listing NGR: SK2771025272
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