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Folly in Grounds of Brindle Lodge Cirac 200 Metres East of House

A Grade II Listed Building in Hoghton, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.7346 / 53°44'4"N

Longitude: -2.6 / 2°35'59"W

OS Eastings: 360517

OS Northings: 426630

OS Grid: SD605266

Mapcode National: GBR BT88.X0

Mapcode Global: WH970.1D5C

Plus Code: 9C5VPCM2+R2

Entry Name: Folly in Grounds of Brindle Lodge Cirac 200 Metres East of House

Listing Date: 30 January 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1163449

English Heritage Legacy ID: 184294

Location: Brindle, Chorley, Lancashire, PR5

County: Lancashire

Civil Parish: Brindle

Built-Up Area: Hoghton

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Brindle St James

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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SD 62 NW
2/43 Folly in grounds of
Brindle Lodge, c.200 metres
- east of house
- II

Folly, probably early to mid C19. Red brick, red sandstone random rubble, and
gritstone. Small circular tower, c.5 metres high, of random rubble, and
attached at the base a small roofless enclosure of loosely Gothick intention,
with 2 archways, a pointed arched window, and some ex situ fragments including
a large rectangular stone with a fish carved on it, and a datestone inscribed
1639. Item is close to Preston to Blackburn railway, and may have been built
in some relationship to it.

Listing NGR: SD6051726630

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