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Tower Lodge

A Grade II Listed Building in Over Wyresdale, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.9794 / 53°58'45"N

Longitude: -2.605 / 2°36'18"W

OS Eastings: 360418

OS Northings: 453872

OS Grid: SD604538

Mapcode National: GBR BQ7F.T7

Mapcode Global: WH95T.Y7PN

Entry Name: Tower Lodge

Listing Date: 2 May 1968

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1071595

English Heritage Legacy ID: 182571

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


13/35 Tower Lodge
- II

House, early C19th, intended as lodge to Wyresdale Tower, a shooting lodge
which was never completed and is now a ruin. Rubble with hipped slate
roof. Rectangular on plan, with rounded corners. Gothick style. Now
appears to be of 2 storeys but has no original lst floor windows. South
wall, facing road, has 2 windows whose plain stone surrounds have pointed
heads. They now have modern casements, with glazing bars forming Y-tracery
above. Above and between them is a blank quatrefoil with circular stone
surround. Under the eaves at the right is a modern window with plain
reveals. Central chimney. The west wall has 2 similar window surrounds,
the left-hand one blank, the right-hand one with gothick glazing. Above
and between them is a blank quatrefoil similar to the one on the south
wall. The door, between bays, has a pointed head.

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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