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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1174041
English Heritage Legacy ID: 326455
Location: Carlton, Selby, North Yorkshire, DN14
County: North Yorkshire
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
SE 62 SW CARLTON CARLTON PARK
9/5 Folly approximately 40
metres to south of
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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