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”.

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