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Summer House South of Lower Lee, Over Wyresdale

Description: Summer House South of Lower Lee

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 May 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 182563

OS Grid Reference: SD5670155191
OS Grid Coordinates: 356701, 455191
Latitude/Longitude: 53.9909, -2.6619

Location: Rakehouse Brow, Abbeystead, Lancashire LA2 9BW

Locality: Over Wyresdale
Local Authority: Lancaster City Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: LA2 9BW

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Listing Text


8/27 Summer house south of Lower Lee (formerly
2-5-1968 listed as Summerhouse in garden of Lower Lee
GV II Farm)

Summer house, early C19th. Sandstone rubble with hipped stone slate roof.
Square plan. 2 storeys. 1st floor has a sashed window with glazing bars
and plain stone surround on each side except for the south-west side which
has a 1st floor doorway with plain stone surround, reached by a
cantilevered stone stair with iron balustrade. Below on the ground floor
is a similar door. The north-east side has a window similar to those
above. The south-west side has a ground-floor doorway with plain stone
surround. The summer house at Ortner (q.v.) is almost identical.

Listing NGR: SD5670155191

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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