Follies or interesting house with towers and similar buildings that are out of the ordinary, that are currently on sale. Details and particulars are taken from the estate agents brochures.
A wonderful former water tower on five floors in a secluded setting at Bennington , Hertfordshire. £1,500,000
The watermill at Cadmore, Tenbury Wells, Worcestershire is on sale at £300,000. The waterwheel turns a turbine that generates electricity for the house. The description fails to mention that this is a modern folly not a genuine mill.
Dinton Castle, recently converted from a ruin and seen on ‘Grand Designs’ is now for sale for £765,000
Gothic Clock Tower at St Leonards, Sussex is for sale at £2.9m. Three storeys and half an acre of garden and some rather kitchy interiors.
An extended former Hunting Lodge at Hilfield, Dorset is on sale at £2.35m, Comes with a detached lodge and coachhouse, all inhabitable and a total of 12 bedrooms.
Harold Tower, on the Isle of Man. is a fantastic castle style house which has been extensively restored in recent years. Complete with a 3 acre garden for £3.95m
Ornamental water tower nr Steyning, West Sussex with circular living room at the top. Offers over £1.2m
An 18th Century tower built to look medieval in Treia Italy. Needs renovation, but sits on its own hill within walking distance of the town. £350.000.
Castle Keep, High Wycombe is an 18th century folly tower which once adorned Loakes manor. It was considerably extended to become a house in the 1970s. It has four bedrooms and a roof terrace and is on the market for £1,000,000