Architecture of Lancashire
Douglas & Fordham
1886 – Abbeystead, Wyresdale, Lancashire
Architect: Douglas & Fordham
Designed for the 4th Earl of Sefton and published in The Building News, July 9th 1886. The partnership of Douglas & Fordham designed the house and it has been described as “the finest of [John] Douglas’s Elizabethan houses, and one of the largest which he ever designed”.