This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.
Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.
Latitude: 54.1359 / 54°8'9"N
Longitude: -3.1981 / 3°11'53"W
OS Eastings: 321818
OS Northings: 471777
OS Grid: SD218717
Mapcode National: GBR 6N3M.F5
Mapcode Global: WH72H.V98Q
Entry Name: Furness Abbey, Including All Medieval Remains in Care of English Heritage
Listing Date: 10 November 1949
Last Amended: 20 December 1993
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1197906
English Heritage Legacy ID: 388372
Location: Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria, LA13
Electoral Ward/Division: Newbarns
Parish: Non Civil Parish
Traditional County: Lancashire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria
Church of England Parish: Dalton-in-Furness St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Carlisle
BARROW IN FURNESS
SD27SW ABBEY APPROACH
708-1/4/7 Furness Abbey, including all
10/11/49 medieval remains in care of English
(Formerly Listed as:
Furness Abbey inc. all medieval
remains in care of DoE & Abbey Wall)
Remains of Cistercian abbey. 1127-c1500. Red sandstone.
Extensive remains of St Mary's Church, chapter house,
infirmary and domestic buildings all now in the care of
English Heritage and described at length elsewhere. Scheduled
(Barnes F: Barrow and District: Barrow in Furness: 1968-:
24-53; Dickinson J C: Furness Abbey: London: 1987-; Leach A:
Furness Abbey: A History and Illustrated Guide: Ulverston:
1988-; Buildings of England: Pevsner N: North Lancashire:
London: 1969-: 123-127).
Listing NGR: SD2181871777
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
Source links go to a search for the specified title at Amazon. Availability of the title is dependent on current publication status. You may also want to check AbeBooks, particularly for older titles.
Other nearby listed buildings