GAMEKEEPER'S TOWER

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1071866
Date first listed:
07-Nov-1983
Statutory Address:
GAMEKEEPER'S TOWER, HOBSON'S LANE

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Location

Statutory Address:
GAMEKEEPER'S TOWER, HOBSON'S LANE

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

County:
Lancashire
District:
Lancaster (District Authority)
Parish:
Over Kellet
National Grid Reference:
SD 54109 71350

Details

SD 57 SW OVER KELLET HOBSON'S LANE (off)

4/136 Gamekeeper's Tower II

Probably a shooting lodge, early C19th. Sandstone rubble. Square plan with projecting turret at west end of north wall. 3 storeys. Windows have plain reveals and 2-centred heads. East wall has windows on ground and 2nd floors. South wall has windows on ground and 1st floors. West wall has window on 2nd floor. East wall of turret has a narrow light with pointed head on the 1st and 2nd floor, with a similar opening in the north side on the ground floor. Tower has battlemented parapet. Against the west wall is a single-storey lean-to, now without a roof, with a window in its south wall with pointed head and plain reveals and a similar door in its north wall, now repaired with a concrete lintel.

Listing NGR: SD5410971350

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
181903
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

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