ROCKET SHIP FOLLY, APPROXIMATELY 200 METRES TO NORTH-EAST OF SORRELSYKES HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1131430

Date first listed: 06-Apr-1988

Statutory Address: ROCKET SHIP FOLLY, APPROXIMATELY 200 METRES TO NORTH-EAST OF SORRELSYKES HOUSE, SORRELSYKES PARK

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: ROCKET SHIP FOLLY, APPROXIMATELY 200 METRES TO NORTH-EAST OF SORRELSYKES HOUSE, SORRELSYKES PARK

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

County: North Yorkshire

District: Richmondshire (District Authority)

Parish: Burton-cum-Walden

National Park: YORKSHIRE DALES

National Grid Reference: SE 02554 88323

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History

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Details

BURTON-CUM-WALDEN SORRELSYKES PARK SE 08 NW 2/26 Rocket Ship Folly, approximately 200 metres to north-east of Sorrelsykes House GV II Folly. Early-mid C19. Rubble. Base in the form of a cube with tapering diagonal buttresses, and in the west side a narrow doorway with a blind oculus above. The top of the base has flagged coping about the tapering circular obelisk which rises from it, with 2 blind round-headed vents in the west side, and flagged capping. Interior: circular in plan, tapering towards the top, with beams across. The appearance of the folly has given it in recent times the nickname rocket ship.

Listing NGR: SE0255488323

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 322507

Legacy System: LBS

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