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Oaklands

A Grade II Listed Building in Newbarns, Cumbria

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.1365 / 54°8'11"N

Longitude: -3.2007 / 3°12'2"W

OS Eastings: 321647

OS Northings: 471847

OS Grid: SD216718

Mapcode National: GBR 6N2L.VY

Mapcode Global: WH72H.T917

Entry Name: Oaklands

Listing Date: 6 May 1976

Last Amended: 20 December 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1209524

English Heritage Legacy ID: 388390

Location: Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria, LA13

County: Cumbria

District: Barrow-in-Furness

Town: Barrow-in-Furness

Electoral Ward/Division: Newbarns

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Barrow in Furness St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text


BARROW IN FURNESS

SD27SW ABBEY ROAD
708-1/4/21 (South East side)
06/05/76 Oaklands
(Formerly Listed as:
ABBEY ROAD
Dunlop House)

GV II

Large house. 1913-14. For Vickers Ltd. Coursed limestone with
ashlar dressings, graduated slate roof. 2 storeys, 5 windows
to 1st floor. 2 parallel ranges offset so as to form
re-entrant angles at each end. Garden front: large quoins;
off-centre doorway flanked by single-storey 4x1-light bay
windows with mullions, transoms and stained-glass transom
lights beneath oversailing, embattled parapets with string
courses. 1st floor has paired and single sashes with
stained-glass upper lights; central stair-window with 2
transoms and stained glass. Chamfered eaves band, shaped
kneelers and ashlar gable copings; corniced end stacks.
Entrance front is less regular and has C20 door within broad
segmental arch with keystone and hoodmould; 3-light mullioned
windows above and corbelled lateral stack on left; various
other windows, mostly plain sashes. In re-entrant angle on
left is a small 3x1-light bay window in style of others.
INTERIOR: some oak panelling, oak staircase.


Listing NGR: SD2164771850

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

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