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Gateway Adjoining Capella Extra

A Grade I Listed Building in Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.1378 / 54°8'16"N

Longitude: -3.1987 / 3°11'55"W

OS Eastings: 321782

OS Northings: 471993

OS Grid: SD217719

Mapcode National: GBR 6N3L.9G

Mapcode Global: WH72H.T8Z7

Entry Name: Gateway Adjoining Capella Extra

Listing Date: 6 May 1976

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1197907

English Heritage Legacy ID: 388374

Location: Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria, LA13

County: Cumbria

District: Barrow-in-Furness

Town: Barrow-in-Furness

Electoral Ward/Division: Roosecote

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Dalton-in-Furness St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text


708-1/4/4 Gateway adjoining Capella Extra
06/05/76 Portas


Gateway to abbey precinct. Post-Reformation, probably C16
using medieval material. Squared red sandstone. Gothic
carriage arch spanning Abbey Approach coupled with pedestrian
gate in wall that links to Capella Extra Portas (qv). The
large arch is double-chamfered and has moulded hood with
carved stops (weathered); ragged parapet wall. Pedestrian gate
has chamfered and cavetto 3-order arch under hoodmould with
stops. On the site of the original outer gate of the abbey
(Dickinson J C: Furness Abbey: London: 1987-: 11).

Listing NGR: SD2178071994

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