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Ilton Druids Temple

Knowle Lane, Ripon, North Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, HG4 4JZ
In 1820, the folly that has now come to be known as the “Druid’s Temple” was commissioned by the then-sheriff of Yorkshire, William Danby. He claimed that he created the stone temple in order to…

The Four Stones

Adam's Hill (Road), Clent, Stourbridge, Worcestershire, England UK, DY9 9PS
Perched near the summit of the Clent Hills, The Four Stones are one of the most mysterious places in the region.  At sunset, particularly on a frosty winter’s evening, they radiate an aura of Neolithic…

Clavell Tower

South West Coast Path, Wareham, Dorset BH20, UK
Sometimes known as the Kimmeridge Tower or the Clavell Folly, Clavell Tower was built as an observatory in 1830 by the Reverend John Richards-Clavell of Smedmore House. Historians are still uncertain as to exactly why…

Binns Tower

A904, Linlithgow, Edinburgh, East Lothian, Scotland, UK, EH49 7NA
Binns Tower, Dalyell’s Folly and The Wager are all names for the same turret located at the top of a steep hill on the 'House of the Binns' Estate in Linlithgow. It’s said to be…

Carn Brea Castle

Carn Ln, Carnkie, Redruth, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom, TR16 6SL
Carn Brea Castle was first built around 1379 AD as a chapel to St. Michael and is perched on the ominous grey boulders of the eastern tor of Carn Brea Hill. Around 1790 the building…

Mow Cop Castle

High Street, Mow Cop, Staffordshire, England, UK – ST7 3PA
Although it looks ancient, Mow Cop castle is actually a folly or sham castle built as recently as 1754 by Randle Wilbraham of nearby Rode Hall.  Built to look like a ruined medieval fortress it…

The Croome Panorama Tower

Madge Hill Rd, Severn Stoke, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom, WR8 9DS
Located at the very edge of the original boundary of Croome Park is The Panorama Tower which was built for George Coventry, 6th Earl of Coventry.  This domed and circular temple-style folly was designed by…

Flounders Folly

Callow Hill (Lane) Lower Dinchope Craven Arms Shropshire England SY7 9JJ
The landscape of the UK is dotted with numerous follies that still stand as a tribute to the eccentricity of wealthy and sometimes not so wealthy landowners. The tower known as Flounders Folly was constructed…

Kenmure Hill Temple

Station Rd, Howwood, Castle Semple, Renfrewshire, Scotland, UK, PA10 2PG
The Kenmure Hill Temple is a folly that sits on the former estate of the ancestral homeland of the Clan Semple.  It is found in the Clyde Muirshiel Regional Park, Scotland's largest regional park located…

Dunstall Castle

Church Lane, Earls Croome, Worcester, England, United Kingdom, WR8 9DF
In the tradition of great eccentric landowners of the 18th century, George William Coventry, the 6th Earl of Coventry, populated and transformed the vast gardens of Croome Court Estate with ornamental lakes, Greek temples and…

White Nancy

Windmill Lane, Bollington, Macclesfield, Cheshire, England, UK, SK10 5BA
White Nancy Folly is located near to Bollington in Cheshire and was built to commemorate the battle that effectively ended the career of Napoleon - one of the most famous military leaders of all time.…

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