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Description: The Folly
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
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ST 89 SE TETBURY UPTON -
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
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Source: English Heritage
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