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Latitude: 54.6061 / 54°36'22"N
Longitude: -2.7196 / 2°43'10"W
OS Eastings: 353613
OS Northings: 523678
OS Grid: NY536236
Mapcode National: GBR 9HG5.0M
Mapcode Global: WH81K.6H67
Entry Name: 13-20, Lowther Village
Listing Date: 6 February 1968
Last Amended: 3 September 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1326823
English Heritage Legacy ID: 74358
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 VILLAGE Nos 13-20 consecutive(formerly listed as Nos 17-27)
Eight 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,under hipped graduated greenslate roofs with banded incised rendered chimney stacks.Built in open courtyard plan with houses on three sides of a square turned back at right-angles at each end."Palace" facade closing courtyard two storeys,seven bays;remainder single storey,numerous bays.Two-storey range has three-bay recessed centre and flanking gabled wings.Two off-centre plank doors in plain openings with red sandstone lintels.C20 casement windows in original plain reveals with red sandstone lintels and sills.Single-storeyed parts were originally divided into many more houses,the doors of which have been blocked,some only partly to form windows.Otherwise plank doors and C20 casement windows in plain reveals.HBC grant aided in 1965.
Listing NGR: NY5361323678
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