LORD BERNER'S FOLLY

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1048457

Date first listed: 10-Jul-1986

Statutory Address: LORD BERNER'S FOLLY, FARINGDON HILL

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: LORD BERNER'S FOLLY, FARINGDON HILL

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Oxfordshire

District: Vale of White Horse (District Authority)

Parish: Great Faringdon

National Grid Reference: SU 29740 95654

Summary

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

GREAT FARINGDON FARINGDON HILL SU 2995

1/14 Lord Berner's Folly

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- II

1935 by Lord Gerald Wellesley for Lord Berners of Faringdon House. Tall brick tower built to command view over Thames valley, l40'O" high. Square plan, plain Fletton brick tower, originally intended to be whitewashed, red brick upper stage with 3 round arched windows with glazing bars to each face. Intersecting tracery. Octagonal crown with stone coping and crenellations at angles with short stone pinnacles. Architectural Review: 1936. 69.169.

Listing NGR: SU2974095654

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 249375

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Books and journals
'Architectural Review' in Architectural Review, , Vol. 69, (1936), 169

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