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The Folly

A Grade II Listed Building in Tetbury Upton, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.645 / 51°38'42"N

Longitude: -2.1717 / 2°10'18"W

OS Eastings: 388213

OS Northings: 194036

OS Grid: ST882940

Mapcode National: GBR 1NS.XCV

Mapcode Global: VH95C.9XRB

Entry Name: The Folly

Listing Date: 21 March 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1154769

English Heritage Legacy ID: 128605

Location: Tetbury Upton, Cotswold, Gloucestershire, GL8

County: Gloucestershire

District: Cotswold

Civil Parish: Tetbury Upton

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Tetbury St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text


5/330 The Folly


Detached house. Late C17, with added range to south of 1704.
Rubble stone faced in roughcast, Cotswold stone-slate mansard roof
with 2 stone ridge stacks with twin flues. Single main range to
south with 3 older gables to rear. 2 storeys and attic. 2
windows, 24-pane sashes, close to centre of building, with 2 flat-
roofed, 12-pane sash dormers above. 2 large C19 canted bays on
ground floor with moulded wood cornices and "pilaster" architraves,
with three 24-pane sashes to each. 2 end doorways with stone
voussoirs and quoins and C20 glazed doors. Mansard roof reputed
to have held weaving looms up till C19.

Listing NGR: ST8821394036

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

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