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HEAVENS GATE

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Mid 18th century folly - an eye-catching hill-top landscape feature situated in Highclere Park comprising a thick brick wall broken by a tall central arch, flanked by a lesser arch on each side. The structure collapsed in 1739 and was rebuilt.

Rotunda about 110 m north-east of Halswell House, Halswell Park

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Grade II listed building.

THE FORT

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Mock fort in Newstead Park, constructed circa 1770 with mid 19th century alterations and is now divided into three dwellings. The fort was used as a setting for mock naval battles.

THE ROUND HOUSE

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

A round castellated tower reputed to have been either a windmill or possibly a folly. It dates tothe late 18th century but was semi-derelictin 1985.

Site of the Turkish Tent, Post-Medieval Folly, Stourhead

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Site of an Oval tent probably constructed from painted canvas, which used to be on a small mound on the path called the sand walk. From this location there was a view to the west of the Pantheon and the Temple of Apollo. The mound on which the tent stood was levelled by Colt Hoare (Annals)...

THE FISH TOWER

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Folly in Barwick Park, built in the late 18th century of local stone rubble with Ham stone ashlar at the top. The base is about two metres square and it is about two metres high, with an arched opening on the north side. Above this is a hollow circular column about twelve metres high with...

ST LAWRENCES OLD CHURCH

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Church situated within the grounds of Ayot Park. It was constructed during the 12th century and has 13th century additions, and partly rebuilt during the 14th century. It was partly demolished about 1778-9 when the new church was constructed and now forms picturesque ruins to the park. The...

FOLLY EAST OF WHOOF HOUSE

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

A folly, formerly the east window in Arthuret Church, which was built in either 1610 or 1650-75. It was rebuilt in the grounds of Whoof House in 1868.

The Duckery, Outlying

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Grade II listed building.

Juniper Hall, The Tower / Broadwoods Folly, Mickleham, Box Hill

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

The Tower is reputed to have been built by Thomas Broadwood, after 1814. The circular constructed of flint with lime morter with four window openings and one door opening on the eastern side. An overhanging castelated structure surrounds the top. There may have been a spiral staircase insi...