List entry

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: WEST GATE TO FURNESS ABBEY, REMAINS OF

List entry Number: 1292045

Location

WEST GATE TO FURNESS ABBEY, REMAINS OF, MANOR ROAD

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: 388498

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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 MANOR ROAD 708-1/4/279 West Gate to Furness Abbey, remains 06/05/76 of

GV I

Remains of gatehouse. C14. Red ashlar sandstone. Only side walls exist rising to fragmentary 1st-floor structure. Some arch springers survive as do openings on the 1st floor. Adjoined by substantial sections of the Abbey Wall (qv). Part of Scheduled Ancient Monument. (Dickinson J C: Furness Abbey: London: 1987-: 11).

Listing NGR: SD2165971604

Selected Sources

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

National Grid Reference: SD 21653 71611, SD 21656 71606

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