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Rushton Triangular Lodge

Rushton, England
+44 370 333 1181
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Lovely little place

I visited this as something to do to fill out my day before leaving northampton and thought this... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
bethany w
via mobile
Curious

I love follies, they each in their own way offer something unique, and this one more than most... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
KevinSadler2364
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Leicester, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good47%
  • Average15%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“guide book” (11 reviews)
“three floors” (8 reviews)
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Rushton, England
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+44 370 333 1181
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I visited this as something to do to fill out my day before leaving northampton and thought this looked interesting. Its a cute little building and although the guide book is £3 its worth it to know what your looking at and the meaning behind...More

Thank bethany w
Reviewed 1 week ago

I love follies, they each in their own way offer something unique, and this one more than most. English Heritage do a wonderful job of maintaining this remarkable curiosity so well and well worth a visit.

Thank KevinSadler2364
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had seen this in the English Heritage book ages ago. Its was a bit far really to travel to, just to see this. But as we were planning on going to see Kirby Hall, we stopped here on the way. Nice friendly chap on...More

1  Thank Ian S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is really worth making a detour to. You'll not see anything like it outside of this period or this part of England!

1  Thank Chris G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

English Herritage property, so free admission if you are a member (I am not). Moderate fee for non-members. This is a small but curious and well kept folly of the 16th century. Probably worth buying the guide book if you want all the detail. I...More

1  Thank Akku_Nottingham
Reviewed 7 April 2017

This is a small but unique building. The design is based around the holy trinity and the building has three sides and three floors etc. The manager of the site told us about the history of the building which added to our enjoyment. We combined...More

1  Thank Little Jenny
Reviewed 5 April 2017

We visited Triangular Lodge while in the neighbourhood of Rushton. Firstly I recommend you buy the low cost guidebook which details the meaning of the architecture and the history of the place. The provides informative facts about the meaning behind all the symbols and signs,...More

1  Thank Iris Y
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

We visited on Sunday 2nd April. There is a small amount of parking in the layby opposite the site. This 3-sided folly designed by Sir Thomas Tresham, was built with alternating bands of light & dark limestone with lots of carvings and and religious symbols...More

1  Thank NorthamptonRicho
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Unable to get in, I did manage some pictures over the wall and from the outside, you can see that everything is ordered by the number three from the trefoils in the windows to the number of rooms on each face, three floors etc. etc....More

Thank Vinylman101
Reviewed 20 February 2017

This unique building is in pretty rural setting but easy to reach by car or foot . Most of the interesting features are the carvings , figures and patterns of stonework on the outside walls . Everything is built in threes or multipuls of three...More

Thank Peter P
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