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Folly at Tl 0220 8328, Thorpe Achurch

Description: Folly at Tl 0220 8328

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 January 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 232851

OS Grid Reference: TL0220083280
OS Grid Coordinates: 502200, 283280
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4379, -0.4980

Location: Thorpe Achurch, Northamptonshire PE8 5SL

Locality: Thorpe Achurch
Local Authority: East Northamptonshire District Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: PE8 5SL

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Listing Text

7/128 Folly at TL 0220 8528
- II

Folly. Late C18 reconstruction of medieval masonry. Squared coursed limestone
and limestone ashlar. Archway and attached walls forming L-shape plan. Early C14
triple-chamfered 2-centred arch with semi-quatrefoil responds with base of
window opening above. Attached wall has remains of double chamfered arch with
similar respond. Various carved heads built into wall. Originally had additional
arcades. Built with masonry from Church of St. Peter, Lilford, which was
demolished c.1778.
(Buildings of England: Northamptonshire, p.427; Northamptonshire Records Office
Pictorial Collection).

Listing NGR: TL0220083280

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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