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Latitude: 53.8401 / 53°50'24"N
Longitude: -1.7019 / 1°42'6"W
OS Eastings: 419714
OS Northings: 438241
OS Grid: SE197382
Mapcode National: GBR JX1.00
Mapcode Global: WHC93.TRR0
Plus Code: 9C5WR7RX+27
Entry Name: The Tower of Woodhouse Grove School
Listing Date: 25 February 1993
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1240194
English Heritage Legacy ID: 438302
Location: Rawdon, Leeds, BD10
Civil Parish: Rawdon
Built-Up Area: Bradford
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Greengates St John the Evangelist
Church of England Diocese: Leeds
The following building shall be added:
SE 13 NE
1495-/7/10001 The Tower of Woodhouse
Tower or Folly. c 1799. Red brick faced ashlar with ashlar dressings.
2 storey. Square plan. Gothic style. Raised on a basement plinth
approached up 5 steps with iron railings. Each face has a large
pointed arched opening. Above a single 4-centred arched window
opening to each face, with an iron railing across, with a hood mould
and flanking blank shields. Above an ashlar band with battlements.
This tower was built for Robert Elam, to employ the local men who were
out of work.
Listing NGR: SE1971438241
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