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Hill Top House, Malham

Description: Hill Top House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 October 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 324257

OS Grid Reference: SD8992863146
OS Grid Coordinates: 389928, 463146
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0642, -2.1554

Location: Back Lane, Malham, North Yorkshire BD23 4DJ

Locality: Malham
Local Authority: Craven District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: BD23 4DJ

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Listing Text

SD 86 SE
(west side)
8.10.85 Hill Top House
House, c.1830 built at right-angle to Cl8 rear wing, altered in C19. House:
combed sandstone ashlar, stone slate roof. 2 storeys, 3 bays with central bay
recessed. Entrance in recessed Greek revival portico with plain entablature
supported by unfluted Doric columns. All windows are 2-light with a wedge
lintel, plain sill and recessed panel below; all have sashes, those on upper
floor have 10 panes. Upper floor string course below sill. Eaves are dentilled
at central bay only. Gable end ridge stacks. Interior retains original Cl9
central staircase plan and fittings. Rear wing: slobbered rubble, stone dress-
ings and stone-slate roof. 2 storeys, 3 bays. Central entrance has plain
surround and moulded gabled hood; former 6-panel door, lower 2 panels now
boarded, upper 2 have diamond bolection mouldings. C18 right-hand ground floor
3-light window with plain surround and recessed flat-faced mullions, central
light contains sashes, outer lights are fixed with 21 panes each. Remaining
windows are C19 with late C19 sashes, but upper floor window to right of centre
replaces a wider but lower C18 window. Gable-end chimney at left-hand and at
former right-hand gable.

Listing NGR: SD8992863146

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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