Broadway Tower England

This interesting faux castle in Worcestershire, completed in 1799, is an architectural folly designed by James Wyatt for the 6th Earl of Coventry.

Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
517131
NHLE ID
1214238
Names
Broadway Tower
Coordinates
52.0242230° N, 1.8357350° W
Dates
1798-99

Location Map

Map showing the location of Broadway Tower, Broadway, England. (Note: The address shown in the upper-left panel is sometimes inaccurate.) Click here to view larger.

Aerial View

Aerial view of Broadway Tower, Broadway, England. (Note: The address shown in the upper-left panel is sometimes inaccurate.) Click here to view larger.

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Timeline

30 Jul 1959
Broadway Tower designated a Grade II listed building
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Listed Building Data

Broadway Tower is listed on the National Heritage List for England with the following data. Some information may have become outdated since the date of listing. Text courtesy of Historic England. © Crown Copyright, reprinted under the Open Government License.

List Entry ID
1214238
Grade
II
Name
BROADWAY TOWER
Location
BROADWAY TOWER, BUCKLE STREET
Grid Reference
SP 11367 36213