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Latitude: 55.1182 / 55°7'5"N
Longitude: -1.9419 / 1°56'30"W
OS Eastings: 403801
OS Northings: 580425
OS Grid: NZ038804
Mapcode National: GBR G9W8.C2
Mapcode Global: WHB1P.4MJ5
Entry Name: Folly Ruin Approx 60 Yards South-West of Capheaton Hall
Listing Date: 22 August 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1370658
English Heritage Legacy ID: 238573
Location: Capheaton, Northumberland, NE19
Civil Parish: Capheaton
Traditional County: Northumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland
Church of England Parish: Kirkwhelpington with Kirkharle and Kirkheaton
Church of England Diocese: Newcastle
NZ 08 SW
3/88 Folly ruin approx 60
yards south-west of
Folly ruin of a chapel. Mid C18, possibly by Capability Brown who designed the
gardens at that time. Random rubble with ashlar dressings. Only the east and
north walls were built. The east wall stands to gable height and has a large
pointed-arched window; foliated cross finial.
The north wall has a fanciful Tudor-style doorway.
Listing NGR: NZ0380180425
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