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Folly Tower in Back Garden of Number 130

A Grade II Listed Building in West Hackney, London

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Latitude: 51.5731 / 51°34'23"N

Longitude: -0.0688 / 0°4'7"W

OS Eastings: 533928

OS Northings: 187788

OS Grid: TQ339877

Mapcode National: GBR HB.KBV

Mapcode Global: VHGQM.RQGG

Plus Code: 9C3XHWFJ+6F

Entry Name: Folly Tower in Back Garden of Number 130

Listing Date: 4 February 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1226410

English Heritage Legacy ID: 423672

Location: Hackney, London, E5

County: London

District: Hackney

Electoral Ward/Division: Springfield

Built-Up Area: Hackney

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Thomas Clapton Common

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

(East Side)
Folly Tower in back
garden of No 130
TQ 3387 7/225

Probably early-mid C19 small round tower, with spur wall to north-west, built of
brick burrs in vaguely Gothic style. Pointed arched openings in tower and wall:
and some small round openings in tower. Much obscured by creeper. Curiosity value.

Listing NGR: TQ3392887788

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

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