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Date Listed: 29 October 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 260090
OS Grid Reference: SJ4667123552
OS Grid Coordinates: 346671, 323552
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8069, -2.7925
SJ 4623-4723 MYDDLE C.P. MYDDLE
15/95 Nos. 15 (Inglenook)
- and 16
House, now divided. Circa 1600 with probably early C20 alterations. Timber
framed with painted brick nogging, eaves raised in brick painted to represent
framing; asbestos slate roof. Framing: large square panels (2 from sole
plate to wall plate) with short straight corner braces; a small part of
the front wall has been rebuilt in early C18 framing with small scantling
timber and a long straight tension brace. Baffle-entry plan of 4 framed
bays. 2 storeys. Roughly central brick stack just behind ridge and early
C20 integral brick corner stack at front to left. 4 probably early C20
first-floor 2-light wooden casements and 3 ground-floor C19 two-light wooden
casements. Roughly central C20 glazed door (just to left of stack) with C20
gabled porch and half-glazed door to right with C20 gabled porch. One
storey C20 additions at rear. Interior: chamfered spine beam and large
open fireplace in ground-floor room to left of central stack. At least
one surviving C17 roof truss (possibly others obscured). This building
has been identified (Hey) as the half-tenement rented to the Tyler family
in the C16 or early C17 and to the Pierce family for the rest of the C17.
Richard Gough, Ed. D. Hey, The History of Myddle (1701), Penguin (1981).
David G. Hey, An English Rural Community; Myddle Under the Tudors and Stuarts,
Leicester University Press (1974), pp.122-3.
Listing NGR: SJ4667123552
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