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The Folly at Castle House School

A Grade II Listed Building in Newport, Telford and Wrekin

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Latitude: 52.7726 / 52°46'21"N

Longitude: -2.3801 / 2°22'48"W

OS Eastings: 374454

OS Northings: 319510

OS Grid: SJ744195

Mapcode National: GBR 7Z.YJBZ

Mapcode Global: WH9CR.DKVT

Plus Code: 9C4VQJF9+2X

Entry Name: The Folly at Castle House School

Listing Date: 29 June 1978

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1307284

English Heritage Legacy ID: 255354

Location: Newport, Telford and Wrekin, TF10

County: Telford and Wrekin

Civil Parish: Newport

Built-Up Area: Newport

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Chetwynd St Michael and All Angels

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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(East Side)
The Folly at
Castle House School
SJ 7419 3/70
Mid C19. A 'folly' built of sandstone consisting of a long retaining wall
with steps down and incorporating 5 battlemented turrets with slit-windows
and 'arrow-loops', and with arched recesses at the lower level.

Listing NGR: SJ7445419510

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