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Description: Numbers 2 and 3 and Range of Sheds to Left
Date Listed: 17 June 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 111307
OS Grid Reference: NY9667923754
OS Grid Coordinates: 396679, 523754
Latitude/Longitude: 54.6089, -2.0529
MICKLETON SYKE COTTAGES
27/135 No.1 (Syke House),
Nos. 2 and 3 and
range of sheds to
Terrace of-3 houses with range of sheds attached to left. No. 1 dated 1790 on
door lintel, altered in C19; sheds mid C19. Tooled squared sandstone; No. 1
has stone-flagged roof with imitation-slate rear pitch; Nos. 2 and 3 have large
purple slates; stone chimney stacks. No. 1 to right.
2 storeys, each house 2 bays. Flush alternating quoins. No. 1: 4-panel door,
in left bay, in flush surround with lintel inscribed: J & M.D. 1790 (John and
Mary Dent); replaced casement to right with flush lintel grooved to imitate a
flat arch; identical window and lintel above. Nos. 2 and 3: paired 4-panel
doors with flush tooled-and-margined surrounds; flanking replaced 4-pane sashes;
2 identical windows above. Continuous steeply-pitched roof with coped gables
shaped kneelers; coping at junction between Nos. and 2. End and ridge stacks
with top ledges and water tables.
One-storey, 4-bay range of sheds has Dutch and boarded doors; monopitch roof
sloping to rear.
Right return of No. 1 has low plinth and small fixed light in gable. Rear of
No. 1 has some throughstones and scattered openings including two small 12-pane
Listing NGR: NY9667923754
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