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Midtown Cottage and House Adjoining with Former Stable

A Grade II Listed Building in Askham, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.6063 / 54°36'22"N

Longitude: -2.7524 / 2°45'8"W

OS Eastings: 351496

OS Northings: 523722

OS Grid: NY514237

Mapcode National: GBR 9H65.XJ

Mapcode Global: WH81J.PHJ2

Entry Name: Midtown Cottage and House Adjoining with Former Stable

Listing Date: 31 January 1991

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1121544

English Heritage Legacy ID: 74445

Location: Askham, Eden, Cumbria, CA10

County: Cumbria

District: Eden

Civil Parish: Askham

Traditional County: Westmorland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Askham with Lowther

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

ASKHAM THE GREEN (south side)
NY 5023
NY 5123
16/44 Midtown Cottage and house
adjoining with former

2 houses and stable. Early C18. Painted stone rubble walls, under graduated
greenslate roof with brick chimney stacks. Midtown Cottage is 2 storeys, 3 bays
with right 2-bay house and 2-bay stable which is now partly domestic, all under
common roof. Midtown Cottage has off-centre plank door in plain opening.
Irregular sash and casement windows in painted stone surrounds, some of which
are C19 and left ground floor firewindow. Adjoining house has central C20 door
and sash windows in C19 painted stone surrounds. Stables have large right
double plank doors and sash windows in C18 painted stone surrounds. Midtown
Cottage is mentioned in RCHM Westmorland, P23.

Listing NGR: NY5149623722

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