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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: 1145147



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: 72680

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LORTON HIGH LORTON NY 12 NE 10/156 Lambfold and stable conversion II House and former stables, now a flat. Mid C17 with early C19 extension and C20 alterations. Incised stucco, the oldest part over slate rubble. Graduated greenslate roof with painted stucco chimney stacks. Low 2 storeys, 3 bays,with higher left 2-storey, 2-bay extension and left lower 3-bay stables. Original house has large pent porch with side plank door. Sash windows, some with glazing bars, in C19 painted stone surrounds. Extension has top-glazed panelled door and sash windows with glazing bars, all in painted stone surrounds. Former stables has plank doors on 3 different levels, 2 up external cement steps. Casement windows, one a dormer and another under C19 hoodmould. Left return wall has C20 garage door under C20 Venetian window. Rear of original house has casement windows, some in original plain reveals. Interior has complete C17 semi-circular stone staircase. Beamed ceilings on upper floor.

Listing NGR: NY1604125848

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National Grid Reference: NY1604125848


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