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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.


List entry Number: 1025265



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

County: Cumbria

District: Barrow-in-Furness

District Type: District Authority


National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 06-May-1976

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 388379

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SD27SW ABBEY ROAD 708-1/4/10 (South East side) 06/05/76 Abbey Gate Cottages


Pair of cottages now 1 dwelling. Dated 1873. By Paley and Austin. For the Furness Railway Company (plan). Dressed, snecked red sandstone, red tile roofs. Elongated single-storey range with 2, gabled cross-wings, that on left with attic storey. Chamfered plinth, ovolo-moulded mullioned windows. Projecting gable on left has Tudor-arched doorway on right of 4-light transomed window having casements with glazing bars and relieving arch; 4-light attic window and gable slit beneath pierced, wave-patterned bargeboard. Centre has 'ABBEY GATE COTTAGES 1873' on plaque flanked by 3-light windows. Projecting gable to right lit by 4-light transomed window beneath slit and pierced bargeboard; main range to right has door beneath eaves and gabled right return. Left end of main range has front catslide and 3-light window in left return. Ashlar stacks to each crosswing, to centre and to left end have grouped octagonal flues on shared bases (right crosswing stack truncated). C20 flat-roofed addition to rear not of special interest. (Building Plans Register: 1872-: NO.317).

Listing NGR: SD2168772263

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National Grid Reference: SD 21687 72263


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