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Lancaster Lodge, Over Wyresdale

Description: Lancaster Lodge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 February 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 182575

OS Grid Reference: SD5643654435
OS Grid Coordinates: 356436, 454435
Latitude/Longitude: 53.9841, -2.6658

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


12/39 Lancaster Lodge
- II

Lodge to Abbeystead (q.v.), 1887, probably by Douglas. Sandstone rubble
with slate roof. 2 storeys. Windows rebated and chamfered with mullions.
The south wall, facing the drive, has a projecting wing at the right. This
has a 5-light window on the ground floor, with the outer lights canted
back and the corners of the 1st floor wall oversailing. The 1st floor
window is of 4 lights. Under the apex of the gable is a round window. At
the left of the facade is a one-light window. To its right is a door with
moulded surround and shaped lintel inscribed: '18 S 87'. Coped gables.
Chimney at junction of 2 roof ridges. The west gable wall has its upper
storey jettied on stone corbels, a 2-light ground-floor window and 2
similar windows on the 1st floor at different' levels. At the left of the
wall is a chimney.

Listing NGR: SD5643654435

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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