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Terrace Retaining Wall with Balustrade and Steps South of Abbeystead

A Grade II Listed Building in Over Wyresdale, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.9846 / 53°59'4"N

Longitude: -2.6615 / 2°39'41"W

OS Eastings: 356716

OS Northings: 454485

OS Grid: SD567544

Mapcode National: GBR 9QVC.LC

Mapcode Global: WH95T.23WN

Entry Name: Terrace Retaining Wall with Balustrade and Steps South of Abbeystead

Listing Date: 24 February 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1317819

English Heritage Legacy ID: 182574

Location: Over Wyresdale, Lancaster, Lancashire, LA2

County: Lancashire

District: Lancaster

Civil Parish: Over Wyresdale

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Over Wyresdale Christ Church

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text

SD 55 SE

Terrace retaining wall with balustrade and steps south of Abbeystead

Retaining wall, probably 1887 by Douglas. Buttressed sandstone rubble wall.
surmounted by chamfered balusters of rectangular plan forming round-arched
openings below a coping. End piers of square plan, mostly with ball
finials. At each end and in the middle are flights of stone steps.

Listing NGR: SD5671654485

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

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