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Summer House at Ortner

A Grade II Listed Building in Over Wyresdale, Lancashire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.9854 / 53°59'7"N

Longitude: -2.7109 / 2°42'39"W

OS Eastings: 353483

OS Northings: 454608

OS Grid: SD534546

Mapcode National: GBR 9QHC.X2

Mapcode Global: WH84N.B3C1

Entry Name: Summer House at Ortner

Listing Date: 24 February 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1071594

English Heritage Legacy ID: 182569

Location: Over Wyresdale, Lancaster, Lancashire, LA2

County: Lancashire

District: Lancaster

Civil Parish: Over Wyresdale

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Over Wyresdale Christ Church

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text

OVER WYRESDALE

11/33 Summer house at Ortner
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GV II

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

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