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Broadway Tower

Hob Uid: 1507032
Location :
Worcestershire
Wychavon
Broadway
Grid Ref : SP1136536213
Summary : This folly was built in 1794 for Lady Coventry as a mock castle. It served as a country retreat for the deigner William Morris. Gothic style, Limestone ashlar. Has three round corner turrets linked by two-bay canted sides. Four storeys, with battered lower storey. Embattled parapets: the turrets rise above the side walls.
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Monument Types:
Monument Period Name : Post Medieval
Display Date : Built 1794
Monument End Date : 1794
Monument Start Date : 1794
Monument Type : Folly, Tower
Evidence : Extant Building

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External Cross Reference Source : Listed Building List Entry Legacy Uid
External Cross Reference Number : 399014
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External Cross Reference Source : NBR Index Number
External Cross Reference Number : 110975
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External Cross Reference Source : National Monuments Record Number
External Cross Reference Number : SP 13 NW 94
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