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Terrace Retaining Wall with Balustrade and Steps South of Abbeystead, Over Wyresdale

Description: Terrace Retaining Wall with Balustrade and Steps South of Abbeystead

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 February 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 182574

OS Grid Reference: SD5671654485
OS Grid Coordinates: 356716, 454485
Latitude/Longitude: 53.9846, -2.6615

Location: Strait Lane, Abbeystead, Lancashire LA2 9BH

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

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Listing Text


12/38 Terrace retaining wall with
- balustrade and steps south of


Retaining wall, probably 1887 by Douglas. Buttressed sandstone ruhble wall.
surmounted by chamfered balusters of rectangular plan forming round-arched
openings below a coping. End piers of square plan, mostly with ball
finials. At each end and in the middle are flights of stone steps.

Listing NGR: SD5671654485

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Source: English Heritage

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