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North Lodge to Abbotswood (Not Included), with Attached Gatehouse and Wing Walls

A Grade II Listed Building in Dalton Town with Newton, Cumbria

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.1453 / 54°8'42"N

Longitude: -3.1928 / 3°11'34"W

OS Eastings: 322182

OS Northings: 472816

OS Grid: SD221728

Mapcode National: GBR 6N4H.KS

Mapcode Global: WH72H.X2SH

Entry Name: North Lodge to Abbotswood (Not Included), with Attached Gatehouse and Wing Walls

Listing Date: 6 May 1976

Last Amended: 20 December 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1283034

English Heritage Legacy ID: 388404

Location: Dalton Town with Newton, Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria, LA13

County: Cumbria

District: Barrow-in-Furness

Civil Parish: Dalton Town with Newton

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


BARROW IN FURNESS

SD27SW BARROW ROAD, Dalton In Furness
708-1/4/156 (East side)
06/05/76 North Lodge to Abbotswood (not
included), with attached gatehouse &
wing walls
(Formerly Listed as:
BARROW ROAD, Dalton
North Lodge, Abbotswood with
attached gateway and boundary wall)

II

Lodge, gatehouse and attached wing walls. Late C19. Snecked
red sandstone, red tile and flat roofs. 2 storey gatehouse
with screen wall to left and 1-bay gabled lodge to right;
attached wing walls line approach from Barrow Road. In Gothic
Revival style. Gatehouse: full-height diagonal buttresses
flank moulded arch with hoodmould rising from impost string
course. Crocketed ogee statue niche above the arch is flanked
by cusped, square-headed single-light windows with leaded
glass. Oversailing parapet steps up and forward over the
buttresses. Within the archway are roll-moulded doors to left
and right and arch across drive with iron gates. Lodge: 1- and
3-light mullioned transomed windows with leaded glass in
ovolo-moulded shouldered surrounds; dripmoulds. String course
under 2-light window in pointed recess beneath gable with
moulded copings; truncated 3-five ridge stack on ashlar base
with offsets. Screen wall on left of gatehouse has 3,
trefoiled lancets and oversailing parapet with triangular
copings. Wing walls return at right-angles from lodge and
screen wall to line curved approach: chamfered plinth,
intermediate piers with offsets, triangular copings. Built to
serve Abbotswood (demolished) former home of James Ramsden,
1st Mayor of Barrow.


Listing NGR: SD2218272816

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

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