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Folly Approximately 40 Metres to South of Carlton Towers

A Grade II Listed Building in Carlton, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 53.7029 / 53°42'10"N

Longitude: -1.0193 / 1°1'9"W

OS Eastings: 464842

OS Northings: 423386

OS Grid: SE648233

Mapcode National: GBR PTBM.4B

Mapcode Global: WHFDH.96W4

Entry Name: Folly Approximately 40 Metres to South of Carlton Towers

Listing Date: 4 February 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1174041

English Heritage Legacy ID: 326455

Location: Carlton, Selby, North Yorkshire, DN14

County: North Yorkshire

District: Selby

Civil Parish: Carlton

Built-Up Area: Carlton (Selby)

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Drax St Peter and St Paul

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text

9/5 Folly approximately 40
metres to south of
Carlton Towers
Folly c1770 by Thomas Atkinson for Nicholas Stapleton. Pinkish-orange
brick with ashlar dressings. Square on plan. 2 stepped storeys, single
bay. Clasp pilasters to angles. Entrances to front and rear are pointed
openings. Blind window to right facade has pointed surround. Projecting
band. Remains of battlements with stone coping. To second stage a pointed
opening to front and rear facades. Projecting band. Stepped battlements
with stone coping. Remains of ashlar pinnacle to rear angle. No roof.
Remains of further ashlar pinnacle nearby. M Girouard, 'Carlton Towers',
Country Life, 2 February, 1967 pp 230-3.

Listing NGR: SE6484223386

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