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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: GATEWAY ADJOINING CAPELLA EXTRA

List entry Number: 1197907

Location

GATEWAY ADJOINING CAPELLA EXTRA, ABBEY APPROACH

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

County District District Type Parish
CumbriaBarrow-in-FurnessDistrict Authority

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 06-May-1976

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 388374

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

BARROW IN FURNESS

SD27SW ABBEY APPROACH 708-1/4/4 Gateway adjoining Capella Extra 06/05/76 Portas

GV I

Gateway to abbey precinct. Post-Reformation, probably C16 using medieval material. Squared red sandstone. Gothic carriage arch spanning Abbey Approach coupled with pedestrian gate in wall that links to Capella Extra Portas (qv). The large arch is double-chamfered and has moulded hood with carved stops (weathered); ragged parapet wall. Pedestrian gate has chamfered and cavetto 3-order arch under hoodmould with stops. On the site of the original outer gate of the abbey precinct. (Dickinson J C: Furness Abbey: London: 1987-: 11).

Listing NGR: SD2178071994

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Dickinson, J C, Furness Abbey, (1987), 11

National Grid Reference: SD 21782 71993

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