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Folly East of Whoof House

A Grade II Listed Building in Wetheral, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.899 / 54°53'56"N

Longitude: -2.8666 / 2°51'59"W

OS Eastings: 344520

OS Northings: 556374

OS Grid: NY445563

Mapcode National: GBR 8CFS.5M

Mapcode Global: WH803.Y435

Plus Code: 9C6VV4XM+J8

Entry Name: Folly East of Whoof House

Listing Date: 22 September 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1323161

English Heritage Legacy ID: 77699

Location: Wetheral, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA4

County: Cumbria

District: Carlisle

Civil Parish: Wetheral

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Warwick St Leonard

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

NY 45 NW

5/117 Folly east of Whoof House


Folly, formerly east window in Arthuret Church. Either 1610 or 1650-75, rebuilt
in the grounds of Whoof House, 1868. Brick base, red sandstone buttresses,
freestone surround and tracery. Window of 6 lights, divided into 2 parts by
central mullion, each half having intersecting tracery heads and a large oval at
the apex of the arch. Illustrated, Pevsner, Buildings of England (C & W
volume), p.199, pl.43; also Bulman & Frith.

Listing NGR: NY4452056374

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

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