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Summer House at Ortner, Over Wyresdale

Description: Summer House at Ortner

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 February 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 182569

OS Grid Reference: SD5348354608
OS Grid Coordinates: 353483, 454608
Latitude/Longitude: 53.9854, -2.7109

Location: Abbeystead Road, Abbeystead, Lancashire LA2 9BD

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

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Listing Text


11/33 Summer house at Ortner

Summer house (marked as 'Pleasure Tower' on 1840s 6 inch O.S. map), early
C19th. Sandstone rubble with hipped slate roof. Square plan. 2 storeys.
Windows, on 3 sides, have plain stone surrounds. 4th, north, wall has
cantilevered stone steps to a 1st floor doorway. South wall has
ground-floor doorway with plain stone surround. Now in a dilapidated
condition with doors and window frames missing. The summer house at Lower
Lee (q.v.) is almost identical.

Listing NGR: SD5348354608

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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