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Middleton House and Cottage Adjoining to West, Middleton Tyas

Description: Middleton House and Cottage Adjoining to West

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 February 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 322139

OS Grid Reference: NZ2255205670
OS Grid Coordinates: 422552, 505670
Latitude/Longitude: 54.4459, -1.6537

Location: Middleton Tyas, North Yorkshire DL10 6PP

Locality: Middleton Tyas
Local Authority: Richmondshire District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: DL10 6PP

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Listing Text

NZ 2205-2305 (south side)

9/73 Middleton House and
cottage adjoining to west
4.2.69 (the latter formerly
listed as House adjoining


House and cottage, now one. Middleton House mid C18, Cottage late C17 with
later alterations. Rubble, pantile roofs, Middleton House rendered and with
stone slates at eaves. 2 storeys, 3:2 bays. Middleton House, on left:
openings have ashlar surrounds. Central 6-panel door below overlight with
decorative glazing bars. On ground floor, sash windows with glazing bars;
on first floor smaller unequally-hung 9-pane sash windows. Shaped kneelers,
ashlar coping. Brick end stacks. Cottage, to right: openings have deep
stone lintels. Central part-glazed door. 4-pane sash windows, smaller on
first floor. Brick stacks to right of first bay and at end right, the
latter external. Interior: Middleton House has spit irons in ceilings of
front and rear ground-floor rooms to right of door; original plan of cottage
survives, with large fireplaces in both ground-floor rooms, that to left
with cast-iron kitchen range, that to right with reckon. In left room, C17
stencilled wall painting on plaster. The colour-wash on the cottage is a
traditional yellow ochre-coloured earth dye, a limestone derivative obtained
locally and mixed with tallow and lime as a waterproofing agent for rubble

Listing NGR: NZ2255205670

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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