SP2056 : Clopton House Tower

near to Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire, Great Britain

Clopton House Tower
Clopton House Tower
This octagonal three storey building, complete with battlements, sits on the hill overlooking Stratford-upon-Avon. The Clopton family were benefactors of Stratford-upon-Avon from around the time of Shakespeare's father. The tower was designed as a belvedere for Clopton House and has been described as either "the smallest castle or grandest cottage in England"! The building was carefully converted into a private house in the 1990's, and a new section has been added in identical style complete with matching stone and battlements.
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Tuesday, 13 December, 2005   (more nearby)
Tuesday, 13 December, 2005
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WGS84: 52:12.3271N 1:42.1741W
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