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Folly Ruin Approx 60 Yards South-West of Capheaton Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Capheaton, Northumberland

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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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1370658

English Heritage Legacy ID: 238573

Location: Capheaton, Northumberland, NE19

County: Northumberland

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

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Listing Text

NZ 08 SW

3/88 Folly ruin approx 60
yards south-west of
Capheaton Hall


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

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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