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Folly in Fishpond Wood

A Grade II Listed Building in Rowley, East Riding of Yorkshire

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Latitude: 53.8047 / 53°48'17"N

Longitude: -0.4643 / 0°27'51"W

OS Eastings: 501233

OS Northings: 435365

OS Grid: TA012353

Mapcode National: GBR TS6F.8V

Mapcode Global: WHGF9.VM3K

Entry Name: Folly in Fishpond Wood

Listing Date: 16 May 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1161815

English Heritage Legacy ID: 164731

Location: Rowley, East Riding of Yorkshire, HU17

County: East Riding of Yorkshire

Civil Parish: Rowley

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Riding of Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Rowley St Peter

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text

TA 03 NW
(north side)
3/89 Folly in Fishpond Wood
- II

Folly. Late C18. Red brick with stone dressings. Gothick style.
Octagonal structure with buttresses with offsets presumably in imitation of
a chapter house of c1300. Pointed openings to 7 sides: the eighth has been
infilled to form a fireplace. Roofless, overgrown, and derelict at time of

Listing NGR: TA0123335365

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