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Folly About 250 Meters South South East of Wall Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Aldenham, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.6809 / 51°40'51"N

Longitude: -0.3556 / 0°21'20"W

OS Eastings: 513784

OS Northings: 199296

OS Grid: TQ137992

Mapcode National: GBR 51.R0Q

Mapcode Global: VHFSM.S0CR

Entry Name: Folly About 250 Meters South South East of Wall Hall

Listing Date: 12 August 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1173252

English Heritage Legacy ID: 164096

Location: Aldenham, Hertsmere, Hertfordshire, WD25

County: Hertfordshire

District: Hertsmere

Civil Parish: Aldenham

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Aldenham

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text


6/48 Folly about 250m
SSE of Wall Hall


Folly. c.1800 for G.W.Thelluson. Built with Wall Hall (q.v.). Brick,
upper part cement rendered. Picturesque Gothic. A tall wall with a
pointed arch gateway and a large turret to left, square at base
chamfered up to an octagon, with a lancet opening. See Sham Ruin (q.v.).
(Pevsner 1977)

Listing NGR: TQ1378499296

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