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Folly at Brackenborough Hall, Brackenborough with Little Grimsby

Description: Folly at Brackenborough Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 November 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 195456

OS Grid Reference: TF3294890549
OS Grid Coordinates: 532948, 390549
Latitude/Longitude: 53.3950, -0.0021

Location: Little Grimsby, Lincolnshire LN11 0NS

Locality: Brackenborough with Little Grimsby
Local Authority: East Lindsey District Council
County: Lincolnshire
Country: England
Postcode: LN11 0NS

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Listing Text

(west side)
3/14 Folly at
Brackenborough Hall

Folly. 1863 re-using C14 fragments. Red brick, some greenstone
rubble, limestone ashlar. West side with pointed ashlar dressed
window to left and rectangular window to right, with 3 cusped
ogee headed lights, both with broad wooden lintels. North side
with large pointed arch of re-used window with moulded surround,
stub of tracery in head and hood mould. East side with moulded
arch with segmental head and hood mould. South side with
rectangular window with 2 cusped ogee headed lights and broad
wooden lintel. Folly open to air, raised on mound in south-west
corner of moated site. Medieval fragments taken from Fotherby
parish church, demolished 1863. Built for James Robson.

Listing NGR: TF3294890549

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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