SHAM CASTLE/FOLLY 430 METRES SOUTH WEST OF BELCHAMP HALL

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1306466

Date first listed: 22-Aug-1986

Statutory Address: SHAM CASTLE/FOLLY 430 METRES SOUTH WEST OF BELCHAMP HALL

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Location

Statutory Address: SHAM CASTLE/FOLLY 430 METRES SOUTH WEST OF BELCHAMP HALL

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

County: Essex

District: Braintree (District Authority)

Parish: Belchamp Walter

National Grid Reference: TL 82370 40368

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Details

BELCHAMP WALTER TL 84 SW

1/7 Sham Castle/folly 430 metres south west of Belchamp Hall

GV II

Sham Castle/folly. C19. Of flint and uncoursed rubble with red brick dressings and detail. Tall narrow tower at north end with tall brick battlements, cross shaped openings and linked to main wall by a brick arch. The central section of wall has a pointed arched window opening, a spur wall and is slightly curved on its east face. To the south is a circular 'tower' much covered in ivy. Originally built to be an eyecatcher from Belchamp Hall.

Listing NGR: TL8237040368

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 115726

Legacy System: LBS

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