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Rushton Triangular Lodge

Rushton, England
+44 370 333 1181
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Well worth a quick visit

I made a small diversion to get here when I was working nearby. I did drive past it and not notice... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
MarcusHurley
,
Bristol, United Kingdom
Worth A Look

This odd triangle-shaped church is connected to nearby Rushton Hall by history, architecture and... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
jg3arrow
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Surf City USA
via mobile
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good49%
  • Average16%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“guide book” (12 reviews)
“three floors” (8 reviews)
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Rushton, England
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+44 370 333 1181
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I made a small diversion to get here when I was working nearby. I did drive past it and not notice the sign but eventually found it and parked in the layby opposite. The lady inside was very chatty and friendly and the folly is...More

Thank MarcusHurley
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This odd triangle-shaped church is connected to nearby Rushton Hall by history, architecture and tunnels. The tunnels used to be for smuggling priests. There's a city bus that drops you here but I don't know where it picks you up. Rushton Hall looks to be...More

Thank jg3arrow
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Worth a visit as quirky shaped and steeped in history. Ask the ticket seller for information about its history as there are no plaques or signs inside the building.

Thank Stuart W
Reviewed 20 May 2017 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 15 May 2017

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 22 April 2017

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 22 April 2017

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 20 April 2017

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
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