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Watts Folly

A Grade II Listed Building in Arkesden, Essex

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Latitude: 51.989 / 51°59'20"N

Longitude: 0.1572 / 0°9'26"E

OS Eastings: 548223

OS Northings: 234485

OS Grid: TL482344

Mapcode National: GBR LB1.BKX

Mapcode Global: VHHL8.N8ZJ

Plus Code: 9F32X5Q4+JV

Entry Name: Watts Folly

Listing Date: 22 February 1980

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1170120

English Heritage Legacy ID: 121398

Location: Arkesden, Uttlesford, Essex, CB11

County: Essex

Civil Parish: Arkesden

Built-Up Area: Arkesden

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Arkesden St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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(north side)
Watts Folly
TL 4834 36/4


C17 timber-framed and plastered house on an L shaped plan. Renovated in the
C20. One storey and attics. Modern casements with leaded lights. Roof thatched,
with 2 dormers on the south front and one dormer on the east side. At the
east end there is a large external chimney stack. (RCHM 9).

Listing NGR: TL4822334485

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