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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: OUTER TERRACE WALL NORTH OF LOWTHER CASTLE

List entry Number: 1145327

Location

OUTER TERRACE WALL NORTH OF LOWTHER CASTLE

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
CumbriaEdenDistrict AuthorityLowther

National Park: LAKE DISTRICT

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 06-Feb-1968

Date of most recent amendment: 03-Sep-1987

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 74348

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History

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Details

NY 52 SW LOWTHER LOWTHER

12/140 Outer terrace wall north of Lowther 6.2.68 Castle (formerly listed as wall enclosing terrace)

GV II*

Outer garden terrace wall. 1806-10 by Sir Robert Smirke for 1st Earl of Lonsdale. Calciferous sandstone ashlar walls with battlemented parapets. Roughly C-shaped low wall with central lodge (listed separately) each angle having a small rectangular turret with loops. Graded for group value with Lowther Castle.

Listing NGR: NY5221923948

Selected Sources

Other
Part 9 Cumbria,

National Grid Reference: NY 52219 23948

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