SE3321 : Green Mount Villa 1877

near to Wakefield, Great Britain

Green Mount Villa 1877
Green Mount Villa 1877
I love a good tower or turret and the position of this one, at the top of Long Causeway, must give a superb view over Wakefield. There is some pretty odd architecture there too, from the Greek temple style entrance, through the diagonal brickwork, the brick guttering supports with no guttering, and the seemingly pointless metal brackets hanging off the side - over a public space. And there is some interesting metal ornamentation right on the top that does not seem to be the expected weather vane.

As a special bonus there is also a UFO.
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Date Taken
Monday, 26 December, 2011   (more nearby)
Monday, 26 December, 2011
Geographical Context
City, Town centre  Housing, Dwellings 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 3359 2173 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:41.4566N 1:29.5688W
Photographer Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 3359 2172
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North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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Tower  Greek  Turret  Tower House  Columns  House  UFO  Brackets 

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