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Description: Ye Olde Farm House, Middleton Tower Holiday Camp
Date Listed: 2 May 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 182186
OS Grid Reference: SD4110558097
OS Grid Coordinates: 341105, 458097
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0155, -2.9003
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SD 45 NW MIDDLETON
7/122 Ye Olde Farm House, Middleton
2.5.1968 Tower Holiday Camp
(Formerly isted as Old
Farmhouse at Middleton
Tower under General)
House, now partly used as bar, late C17th and 1844, altered. Rendered rubble
with slate roof. 2 storeys. Main range faces north-east and has a projecting
gabled wing. To its right are 3 bays. The left-hand one has a blocked
ground-floor window and a rebated and chamfered surround above. The middle
bay has rebated and chamfered mullioned windows, of 3 lights on the ground
floor and with one mullion remaining on the 1st floor. At the right the
ground floor is blank and the 1st floor has a window with plain reveals.
Chimney to right of 2nd bay. To the left of the wing are 2 bays. On the
ground floor are a large window at the left and a door, both with modern
timber surrounds. On the 1st floor the windows have chamfered stone
surrounds, the left-hand one being sashed with glazing bars. Chimney on
left-hand gable and between bays. The gable wall of the projecting wing has a
large 6-light mullioned and transomed window on the ground floor, and a cross
window above, both with hoods. Under the apex is a plaque inscribed
'GDS (?) 1844'. At the rear are 3 gabled wings, the left-hand one having a
chamfered surround with battlemented lintel inscribed: '1676 IBE'. Interior
not fully accessible at time of survey.
Listing NGR: SD4110558097
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Source: English Heritage
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