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Description: Folly in Grounds of Bishopthorpe Palace
Date Listed: 12 July 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 325941
OS Grid Reference: SE5965148049
OS Grid Coordinates: 459651, 448049
Latitude/Longitude: 53.9252, -1.0931
SE 5847-5947 BISHOPTHORPE BISHOPTHORPE ROAD
7/25 Folly in grounds of
Folly. Mid-late C18. Magnesian limestone ashlar with pinkish-orange brick
interior, and no roof. Gothick. Circular on plan. Tall single storey.
Entrance a round arch with brick surround. 3 further blocked round arches
in ashlar surrounds with keystones, some containing decorative fragments.
Blocked window above one arch. Modillion cornice and broken parapet.
Listing NGR: SE5965148049
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Source: English Heritage
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