FOLLY APPROXIMATELY 15 METRES TO WEST OF CHEWTON PLACE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1255453
Date first listed:
19-Jun-1975
Date of most recent amendment:
08-Mar-1996
Statutory Address:
FOLLY APPROXIMATELY 15 METRES TO WEST OF CHEWTON PLACE, CHEWTON ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
FOLLY APPROXIMATELY 15 METRES TO WEST OF CHEWTON PLACE, CHEWTON ROAD

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

District:
Bath and North East Somerset (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
Compton Dando
National Grid Reference:
ST6560266948

Details

ST66NE 3/10004 19.06.75

COMPTON DANDO CHEWTON ROAD, Chewton Keynsham (South East Side) Folly approx. 15m to west of Chewton Place (Formerly Listed as: CHEWTON ROAD (South East Side) Folly to west of Chewton Place)

GV II

Folly tower. Late C18. Tall tapering square obelisk of coursed limestone rubble. Pointed-arched openings to east and west sides, producing walk-through passage at ground floor level; diagonal buttresses with set-offs; small pointed-arched openings on each face and pyramidal cap. Carved owl to keystone on arched opening. Historical Note: known locally as the Owl Tower. Prior to a boundary change these structures were in the Keynsham Area list. The entries in the 5th list for the District of Keynsham have been removed by virtue of the 7th amendment.

Listing NGR: ST6560266948

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
459721
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

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