FOLLY TOWER 150 YARDS SOUTH OF CLENT GROVE

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1301122

Date first listed: 29-Mar-1983

Date of most recent amendment: 17-Jul-1986

Statutory Address: FOLLY TOWER 150 YARDS SOUTH OF CLENT GROVE

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Location

Statutory Address: FOLLY TOWER 150 YARDS SOUTH OF CLENT GROVE

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

County: Worcestershire

District: Bromsgrove (District Authority)

Parish: Clent

National Grid Reference: SO 92420 79768

Summary

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History

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Details

SO 97 NW CLENT CP ADAM'S HILL

6/57 Folly Tower about 150 yards south of Clent Grove 29.3.83 (Formerly listed as Folly Tower)

II

Folly tower. Late C18. Handmade brick with stone dressings. Twin round towers linked by lower central section. Three storeys with corbel table and embattled parapets. Window openings have stone architraves. Towers have pointed-arched windows to front and sides, quatrefoil windows at first floor level and windows shaped like Maltese crosses above. Linking section has a pointed archway on the ground floor and a pointed first floor window. This folly tower appears to have been of similar design to that at Castle Bourne, Bell End, Belbroughton CP (qv).

Listing NGR: SO9242079768

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 156322

Legacy System: LBS

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