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Latitude: 54.6203 / 54°37'13"N
Longitude: -3.3028 / 3°18'10"W
OS Eastings: 315974
OS Northings: 525797
OS Grid: NY159257
Mapcode National: GBR 5HC0.RJ
Mapcode Global: WH704.74HB
Entry Name: Summerhouse at Lorton Park
Listing Date: 29 July 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1145131
English Heritage Legacy ID: 72752
Location: Lorton, Allerdale, Cumbria, CA13
Civil Parish: Lorton
Traditional County: Cumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria
Church of England Parish: Lorton St Cuthbert
Church of England Diocese: Carlisle
LORTON HIGH LORTON
NY 12 NE
10/SP 879 Summerhouse at
Summerhouse. c1830. Yellow stock brick, red brick eaves band, lead roof copper
finial. Single cell octagonal plan. Single storey with a window to each face.
Each corner has a projecting buttress. Pointed head windows clear glazed above a
4 x 3 small paned light. Much old slightly tinted glass, the door has two panels
below an interlace band. Architrave surround. Projecting timber eaves, ogee
roof, ball finial. INTERIOR: Brick floor, fixed benches and central table. Roof
of shaped rafters and close boarding. The windows look new but have old glass,
the roof was apparently removed in the early 1970s.
Listing NGR: NY1597425797
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