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The Racton Monument, Stoughton

Description: The Racton Monument

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 June 1958
English Heritage Building ID: 301292

OS Grid Reference: SU7765309470
OS Grid Coordinates: 477653, 109470
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8795, -0.8976

Location: Monument Lane, Stoughton, West Sussex PO18 9DU

Locality: Stoughton
Local Authority: Chichester District Council
County: West Sussex
Country: England
Postcode: PO18 9DU

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Listing Text

SU 70 NE
11/308 The Racton Monunent
(Formerly listed as Racton
5.6.58 Folly)

- II

A folly or landmark, now in ruins, which was built by Lord Halifax between
1766 and 1775 Architect Theodosius Kelne. Built of red brick, originally
faced with flints, most of which has disappeared. Triangular base with a
small round turret at each angle, originally taller than now. Tall central
circular tower of four storeys.

Listing NGR: SU7765309470

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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