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Milton House, Cononley

Description: Milton House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 September 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 323546

OS Grid Reference: SD9900446921
OS Grid Coordinates: 399004, 446921
Latitude/Longitude: 53.9184, -2.0166

Location: 76 Main Street, Cononley, North Yorkshire BD20 8LL

Locality: Cononley
Local Authority: Craven District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: BD20 8LL

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Listing Text

8/20 (north side)
No 68
(Milton House)
(formerly listed as
Nos 68 and 70
(Milton House)

House, 1635 (datestone). Hammer dressed stone with stone slate roof. Two storeys and
3 ample bays. Quoins and cyma moulded ground floor dripstone. Coped gables with
kneelers bearing elaborate finials. To ground floor double chamfered stone mullion
windows of 5 and 6 lights (the latter with a double central mullion) and a modern
2-light chamfered stone mullion window in the fire window position. To first floor
similar windows of 4 lights (with king mullion), 5 and 2 lights. Three chimneys.
Smaller range set back at right-hand side with 3-light flush square mullion window and
moulded surround to door. The lintel is inscribed "1635 IEMS". The initials ES also
occur on one of the finials.
Interior. In main room large fireplace with segmental head and cyma surround, which
carries the main ceiling beam. Some beams have Victorian stencilling. Upstairs is a
door of 2 arched panels which may be original. The roof has an arch-braced collar
beam truss, heavily pegged.

Listing NGR: SD9900446921

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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