Stourton, Wiltshire

At Stourton, near the famous house and gardens of Stourhead, is 'Alfred's Tower', a 160 ft high triangular tower, built by Henry Hoare, the builder of Stourhead, from 1768 [Barton, pp.210-211, with photo].


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