FOLLY TO WEST OF MORLAND HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1257690
Date first listed:
12-Mar-1997
Statutory Address:
FOLLY TO WEST OF MORLAND HOUSE, SUSAN WOOD

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Location

Statutory Address:
FOLLY TO WEST OF MORLAND HOUSE, SUSAN WOOD

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

County:
Greater London Authority
District:
Bromley (London Borough)
National Grid Reference:
TQ 43418 69675

Details

TQ 46 NW SUSAN WOOD

785/5/10038 Folly to west of Morland House

II

Garden folly. Circa 1860. One of a pair of towers erected by George Baskcomb for his landscape garden, using reject bricks from on-site works in Chislehurst Caves. Burr bricks with stone dressings. Gothic style tower of two storeys, circular on the outside and octagonal to the upper floor of the interior. Four turrets with lancet openings, conical stone caps and stepped conical pendants. First floor has Romanesque style two-light window. Ground floor has lancet and two Romanesque style arches with clustered column. Interior lined with Roman cement. Roof and floor missing at time of survey.



Listing NGR: TQ4341869675

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
463544
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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