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The Folly at Castle House School, Newport

Description: The Folly at Castle House School

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 June 1978
English Heritage Building ID: 255354

OS Grid Reference: SJ7445419510
OS Grid Coordinates: 374454, 319510
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7726, -2.3801

Location: 16 Chetwynd Grove, Newport, Telford and Wrekin TF10 7JE

Locality: Newport
County: Telford and Wrekin
Country: England
Postcode: TF10 7JE

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Listing Text

(East Side)
The Folly at
Castle House School
SJ 7419 3/70
Mid C19. A 'folly' built of sandstone consisting of a long retaining wall
with steps down and incorporating 5 battlemented turrets with slit-windows
and 'arrow-loops', and with arched recesses at the lower level.

Listing NGR: SJ7445419510

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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