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Folly House, Oxford

Description: Folly House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 January 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 245443

OS Grid Reference: SP5142205521
OS Grid Coordinates: 451422, 205521
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7460, -1.2566

Location: 1 Folly Bridge, Oxford OX1 1SN

Locality: Oxford
Local Authority: Oxford City Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX1 1SN

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Listing Text

No 5
(Folly House)
SP 5105 NW 12/598A 29.1.68.
1849. Very pretty "Gothic" folly on an island in the Thames. Red and grey
brick, battlements, wrought iron balconies, Coade stone statues in niches.
Three and 4 storeys. Sash windows with glazing bars and French windows.
Much decorative brickwork. The roof is not visible from the street.

Listing NGR: SP5142205521

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Source: English Heritage

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