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The Folly, Tetbury Upton

Description: The Folly

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 March 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 128605

OS Grid Reference: ST8821394036
OS Grid Coordinates: 388213, 194036
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6450, -2.1717

Location: Chavenage Lane, Tetbury Upton, Gloucestershire GL8 8XN

Locality: Tetbury Upton
Local Authority: Cotswold District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL8 8XN

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Listing Text


5/330 The Folly


Detached house. Late C17, with added range to south of 1704.
Rubble stone faced in roughcast, Cotswold stone-slate mansard roof
with 2 stone ridge stacks with twin flues. Single main range to
south with 3 older gables to rear. 2 storeys and attic. 2
windows, 24-pane sashes, close to centre of building, with 2 flat-
roofed, 12-pane sash dormers above. 2 large C19 canted bays on
ground floor with moulded wood cornices and "pilaster" architraves,
with three 24-pane sashes to each. 2 end doorways with stone
voussoirs and quoins and C20 glazed doors. Mansard roof reputed
to have held weaving looms up till C19.

Listing NGR: ST8821394036

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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