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Walls, Gatepiers, Gates and Lamps at Front Entrance to Burton House

A Grade II Listed Building in Burton-in-Kendal, Cumbria

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.1796 / 54°10'46"N

Longitude: -2.7219 / 2°43'18"W

OS Eastings: 352982

OS Northings: 476219

OS Grid: SD529762

Mapcode National: GBR 9NF3.JH

Mapcode Global: WH83P.564P

Entry Name: Walls, Gatepiers, Gates and Lamps at Front Entrance to Burton House

Listing Date: 22 October 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1087317

English Heritage Legacy ID: 76649

Location: Burton-in-Kendal, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA6

County: Cumbria

District: South Lakeland

Civil Parish: Burton-in-Kendal

Built-Up Area: Burton-in-Kendal

Traditional County: Westmorland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Burton St James

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

SD 5276-5376 BURTON MAIN STREET
(East side) Burton

6/15 Walls, gatepiers,
gates and lamps at
front Entrance to
Burton House
G.V.
II

Walls, gatepiers, gates and lamps. Probably late C18 with later alterations.
Walls: square coursed limestone with limestone dressings and dressed sandstone
terminals and piers. Lamps: Cast-iron. Gates: timber. Curving walls approx.
1200mm high with plinth and coping; square terminals, each with base and
corniced top surmounted by lampost with octagonal lantern. Gatepiers square in
plan with chamfered corners, base and corniced top surmounted by shallow
pyramid. 4 Gates: single gate to each side between wall and gatepier, paired
gates between piers, with square uprights, ramped top rail and closely-spaced
vertical slats tapering above middle rail. Included for group value.


Listing NGR: SD5298276219

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

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