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Folly Tower in Back Garden of Number 23, Lewisham

Description: Folly Tower in Back Garden of Number 23

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 March 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 203350

OS Grid Reference: TQ3512273637
OS Grid Coordinates: 535122, 173637
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4456, -0.0570

Location: Liphook Crescent, Lewisham, Greater London SE23 3DB

Locality: Lewisham
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: SE23 3DB

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Listing Text

4424 Folly Tower in back garden
of No 23
TQ 3573 23/190


Circa 1880. Octagonal 3-storey tower of ironstone random rubble with
freestone dressings, ie quoins, drip mould at lst floor level, bowtell
moulding at 2nd floor and corbel table to low parapet (damaged). Octagonal
staircase turret. Small, empty windows, with hollow chamfered elliptical
stone arches, in chamfered square frames, 2-light on ground floor.
Square doorway with hoodmould. Curiosity value.

Listing NGR: TQ3512273637

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Source: English Heritage

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