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Garden Folly South East of Nabb's House at Junction with Nabbs Way, Greenmount

Description: Garden Folly South East of Nabb's House at Junction with Nabbs Way

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 November 1980
English Heritage Building ID: 210597

OS Grid Reference: SD7812914065
OS Grid Coordinates: 378129, 414065
Latitude/Longitude: 53.6227, -2.3321

Location: Nabbs Way, Ramsbottom, Bury BL8 4LS

Locality: Greenmount
County: Bury
Country: England
Postcode: BL8 4LS

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Listing Text

Garden folly south-
east of Nabb's House,
at junction with Nabb's

- II

Probably c.1835. Stone. Sited at the apex of the triangular garden, terminating
the short vista from the house and backing on Brandlesholme Road and the converging,
minor, Nabb's Way. Gothic in style, having the character of miniature castle on the
rear, road sides and that of bare ruined choir on the front facing the house. Front
symmetrically arcaded with narrow Gothic arches. Twin circular turrets behind. Rus-
ticated walls of one-storey height to three sides of rectangular rear, with various
pseudo-primitive carved heads and figures. Miniature arcaded covered way extends
from left side along Nabb's Way and path. Of similar character to Tottington Dungeon.

Listing NGR: SD7812914065

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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