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Description: Manor Farmhouse, Attached Dovecote and Outbuildings
Date Listed: 25 October 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 229892
OS Grid Reference: SP8420690070
OS Grid Coordinates: 484206, 290070
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5020, -0.7609
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MIDDLETON MAIN STREET
SP8490 (South side)
13/110 No.58 (Manor Farmhouse),
25/10/51 attached dovecote and
(Formerly listed as Manor
Farmhouse. Probably early C18 origins with datestone 1785. Squared coursed
ironstone with limestone ashlar front and Colleyweston slate roof. Double-depth
plan. 2 storeys with attic. Main front of 3-window range. Central 6-panel door
with arch-head fanlight and rusticated ashlar surround. Sash windows with
glazing bars. Rusticated ashlar surrounds with keyblocks. First floor centre
window has arch head. Moulded stone cornice. 3 roof dormers with alternate
rectangular and segmental pediments. Ashlar gable parapets and ashlar stacks ar
ends. Left gable has datestone and sash windows with glazing bars. Dovecote
attached to right of main front has blocked carriage arch with brick dressings
to head. Brick gable parapets to right and wooden glover to ridge. Late C18
range of outbuildings attached at right angles to right of dovecote by C18
one-unit building. Elevation of outbuildings to right has 6-bay range of first
floor openings. Various ground floor openings, 4 to far left, have wood lintels.
Probably originally used as stables with haylofts over. Slate roof with ashlar
gable parapets. Partially legible inscribed tablet to far left. Interior not
inspected but house noted as having a late C18 staircase with turned balusters.
Listing NGR: SP8420690070
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Source: English Heritage
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