Brightling

The Tower Folly at Brightling
The Tower Folly at Brightling
Grahame Stovold ©

Another of the follies of 'Mad Jack' Fuller of Brightling, the Tower is 35 feet high and on a ridge visible from his home.

Fuller owned Bodiam Castle and was paying for its restoration, and it is possible that this tower was erected as a reminder of that work.

Updated: Saturday 27 May 2017
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