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Latitude: 54.6062 / 54°36'22"N
Longitude: -2.7186 / 2°43'7"W
OS Eastings: 353676
OS Northings: 523682
OS Grid: NY536236
Mapcode National: GBR 9HG5.6L
Mapcode Global: WH81K.6HN5
Entry Name: 23-26, Lowther Village
Listing Date: 6 February 1968
Last Amended: 3 September 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1145295
English Heritage Legacy ID: 74361
Location: Lowther, Eden, Cumbria, CA10
Civil Parish: Lowther
Traditional County: Westmorland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria
Church of England Parish: Askham with Lowther
Church of England Diocese: Carlisle
NY 52 SW LOWTHER LOWTHER VILLAGE
12/152 Nos 23-26 consecutive
(formerly listed as
4 houses. 1766-73 by Robert Adam as estate houses for Sir James Lowther, part
of a model village which was never completed. Mixed sandstone rubble walls,
with string courses on 2-storey parts. Graduated greenslate roofs those at ends
hipped; banded cement-rendered chimney stacks. One quadrant of a circus of
which only half was built; central part single-storey, 9 bays with plank doors;
2-storey, single-bay wings at either end. C20 casement windows in original
plain reveals with red sandstone lintels and sills. Semi-derelict in early
1960s, but altered with HBC grant in 1965. See Ancient Monument Society's
Transactions, 14, pp.57-73, R.W. Brunskill, Lowther Village and Robert Adam.
Listing NGR: NY5367623682
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