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Gamekeeper's Tower, Over Kellet

Description: Gamekeeper's Tower

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 November 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 181903

OS Grid Reference: SD5410971350
OS Grid Coordinates: 354109, 471350
Latitude/Longitude: 54.1359, -2.7039

Location: Hobson's Lane, Over Kellet, Lancashire LA6 1AE

Locality: Over Kellet
Local Authority: Lancaster City Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: LA6 1AE

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Listing Text


4/136 Gamekeeper's Tower


Probably a shooting lodge, early C19th. Sandstone rubble. Square plan
with projecting turret at west end of north wall. 3 storeys. Windows have
plain reveals and 2-centred heads. East wall has windows on ground and 2nd
floors. South wall has windows on ground and 1st floors. West wall has
window on 2nd floor. East wall of turret has a narrow light with pointed
head on the 1st and 2nd floor, with a similar opening in the north side on
the ground floor. Tower has battlemented parapet. Against the west wall
is a single-storey lean-to, now without a roof, with a window in its south
wall with pointed head and plain reveals and a similar door in its north
wall, now repaired with a concrete lintel.

Listing NGR: SD5410971350

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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