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Folly About 110 Metres North-West of Pitt House

A Grade II Listed Building in Hennock, Devon

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Latitude: 50.5908 / 50°35'26"N

Longitude: -3.6252 / 3°37'30"W

OS Eastings: 285056

OS Northings: 78046

OS Grid: SX850780

Mapcode National: GBR QP.W49S

Mapcode Global: FRA 379H.TRF

Entry Name: Folly About 110 Metres North-West of Pitt House

Listing Date: 3 July 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1097416

English Heritage Legacy ID: 84556

Location: Hennock, Teignbridge, Devon, TQ13

County: Devon

District: Teignbridge

Civil Parish: Hennock

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Chudleigh Knighton

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SX 87 NE

6/109 Folly about 110 metres north-
- west of Pitt House


Folly. 1841. Stone rubble. 2 storeys. Round tower with battered sides and
oversailing battlemented parapet on block machicolations. Cross-shaped slit windows
in lower storey; tall, narrow round-headed windows in upper storey.
Interior not inspected.
Sources: Hennock tithe map, 1840 (Devon Record Office). Lithograph of 1841, of Pitt
House (Westcountry Studies Library, Exeter).

Listing NGR: SX8505678046

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