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Looks funny!

Saw this up on the hill top as we were walking along the river and wondered what it was so thank... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jacqueline G
Already joining the landscape by decay

Photos show the Atom with a central shiny sphere. That's gone and a slighly scruffy object remains... read more

Reviewed 12 April 2018
Canterbury, United Kingdom
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Wycoller Park, Colne, England
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All reviews car park worth a visit would recommend a visit country park vandalism countryside structure art viewing banging picnic shiny moors
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Saw this up on the hill top as we were walking along the river and wondered what it was so thank you to all the folk who have reviewed in the past. We thought it looked like a hobbit house! Pity we didn't walk up...More

Thank Jacqueline G
Reviewed 1 week ago

This concrete shelter with viewing holes boasts graffiti, an aroma of urine and usually some empty beer cans. The moorland views are terrific - if you stand outside it. If you like public art. better go to Burnley to see and hear the Singing Ringing...More

Thank FlatCapEric
Reviewed 2 October 2018

I recommend a visit to the atom which is set upon the moors on the road to the Bronte country. The views are quite spectacular from the atom and a great opportunity if you are a keen photographer. There are ample free parking spaces. Take...More

1  Thank Whitefinches
Reviewed 29 September 2018

Maybe not the prettiest piece of art but still good to look at and the views from each window are spectacular. We were there on a warm but cloudy day and it did not look its best. I think it is still an addition to...More

1  Thank ExecutiveFloor
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

The views from here would be much better if this ugly thing was removed. The landscape and surrounding countryside is lovely. This structure though isn’t, it’s been vandalised, so the atom that was the centre piece is missing, it’s been subject to graffiti and when...More

Thank milligan1959
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

So what is the big attraction about the panopticon? Not much really.it is just a hollow egg shape with circular holes cut in it. Yes , it has nice views , but stand 6ft away from it and you have GLORIOUS views unrestricted by little...More

1  Thank karendelilah1
Reviewed 8 May 2018

Whats not to like about this you get a fantastic view over wycollar, pendle hill and beyond it needs a bit of a tidy due to age but otherwise lovely.

Thank slord4764
Reviewed 12 April 2018

Photos show the Atom with a central shiny sphere. That's gone and a slighly scruffy object remains, chunks eaten by accident or vandalism. It was howling with wind when we visited. I stood in front of one of the viewing ports and got blasted. The...More

Thank Wary1
Reviewed 11 April 2018

Stunning views from this hill top vantage point. Have driven passed hundreds of times..I will make time to stop more often and enjoy these views.

Thank 25Susan2007
Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

This place is on of three, amazing design set in a lovely landscape.nice to spend some quiet time here either to read or work things out, de stress. Easy to get to and firm underfoot if raining. If you cone and see this you will...More

Thank linda_whittle1
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Denise S
8 February 2015|
Response from emmacornick | Reviewed this property |
Yep nicked. And strewn with graffiti. Well done people of NE Lancs!