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Summerhouse at Lorton Park

A Grade II Listed Building in Lorton, Cumbria

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Coordinates

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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1145131

English Heritage Legacy ID: 72752

Location: Lorton, Allerdale, Cumbria, CA13

County: Cumbria

District: Allerdale

Civil Parish: Lorton

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Lorton St Cuthbert

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

LORTON HIGH LORTON
NY 12 NE
10/SP 879 Summerhouse at
Lorton Park
II
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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