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Description: High Shield House
Date Listed: 2 October 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 239071
OS Grid Reference: NY9349362989
OS Grid Coordinates: 393493, 562989
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9615, -2.1031
DIPTON MILL ROAD
5334 High Shield House
NY 96 SW 3/105 2.10.51.
Dated 1770 on earlier site. 3 storeys. 3 windows. Rubble with quoins etc,
brick quoins to right. Tiled roof with tumbled brick in verges. 2 brick ridge
chimneys. Glazing bar sash windows except 2nd floor which has 2 blank windows
flanking central shuttered window. Central pedimented doorcase with 6 panel
door. Tablet reads: "W.B." [William Bell] "1770". Gabled extension to left.
2 storeys, 1 casement window. Lower 2 storey C17 wing to right (formerly 3
cottages). Buck dressings to south; small casement windows, former doors blocked
and made into windows. Converted and modernized. Rear of main house: 3 storeys
and 3 windows. Casements on 2nd floor and at sides of 1st floor, the others
glazing bar sashes. Large tripartite windows at sides on 1st and ground floors.
Listing NGR: NY9349362989
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Source: English Heritage
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