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Folly House

A Grade II Listed Building in Oxford, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.746 / 51°44'45"N

Longitude: -1.2566 / 1°15'23"W

OS Eastings: 451422

OS Northings: 205521

OS Grid: SP514055

Mapcode National: GBR 8Z4.F4Y

Mapcode Global: VHCXV.5CKT

Entry Name: Folly House

Listing Date: 29 January 1968

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1369370

English Heritage Legacy ID: 245443

Location: Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX1

County: Oxfordshire

District: Oxford

Town: Oxford

Electoral Ward/Division: Hinksey Park

Built-Up Area: Oxford

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Oxford St Aldate

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

No 5
(Folly House)
SP 5105 NW 12/598A 29.1.68.
1849. Very pretty "Gothic" folly on an island in the Thames. Red and grey
brick, battlements, wrought iron balconies, Coade stone statues in niches.
Three and 4 storeys. Sash windows with glazing bars and French windows.
Much decorative brickwork. The roof is not visible from the street.

Listing NGR: SP5142205521

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