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WARTON OLD RECTORY

WARTON OLD RECTORY
WARTON OLD RECTORY

Ruin of a large 14th century house, opposite the church, and home to the wealthy and powerful rectors of Warton, who also used the building as a court.  It was abandoned and in ruins by 1721, but part of it was occupied as a cottage into the 20th century.

Location/Address: Main Street
Warton
Carnforth
County: Lancashire
Post Code: LA5 9PH
Main Historic Period: Medieval
Link to featured article: Imagine if George Washington had been Lancastrian
Tip/Nearby: Visit St Oswald's church opposite for associations with the Washington family.
Primary Management: English Heritage
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