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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: 1145144



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

County: Cumbria

District: Allerdale

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Lorton

National Park: LAKE DISTRICT

Grade: II

Date first listed: 05-Sep-1986

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 72675

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LORTON HIGH LORTON NY 12 NE 10/151 Lorton Park G.V. II House. Early C19. Painted incised stucco with eaves cornice, parapet and angle pilasters. Graduated greenslate roof with ashlar chimney stacks. 2 storeys, 3 bays with road facade of 5 bays and left square tower wing. Round-headed C19 glazed door in stucco surround; flanking canted bay windows. Upper-floor sash windows with glazing bars in painted architraves under projecting cornices. Road facade has sash windows with glazing bars in painted architraves, 2 with round arches, one blind window and segmental carriage arch in quoined surround. Left return wall has segmental-headed ground-floor windows with margin glazing bars. Tower wing has hipped roof. Richard Harbard 1803-1878 of Lorton Park is recorded on a memorial in Lorton Church.

Listing NGR: NY1599325857

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National Grid Reference: NY 15993 25857


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