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Middlethorpe Manor

A Grade II Listed Building in Bishopthorpe, York

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Latitude: 53.9311 / 53°55'51"N

Longitude: -1.0862 / 1°5'10"W

OS Eastings: 460095

OS Northings: 448713

OS Grid: SE600487

Mapcode National: GBR NQVZ.MK

Mapcode Global: WHFC9.9G07

Plus Code: 9C5WWWJ7+CG

Entry Name: Middlethorpe Manor

Listing Date: 24 June 1983

Last Amended: 14 March 1997

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1259513

English Heritage Legacy ID: 462800

Location: Bishopthorpe, York, YO23

County: York

Civil Parish: Bishopthorpe

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Bishopthorpe St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text


1112-1/4/1239 (East side (off))
24/06/83 Middlethorpe Manor
(Formerly Listed as:
Middlethorpe Manor)


House. Late C17 in origins with late C18 and mid C19
extensions; further extensions and alterations c1900 and C20.
Stucco on shallow stone plinth with boldly projecting moulded
timber cornice; hipped slate roofs with stucco stacks and
three box dormers to central range.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys; 3-window central range set back between
3-window wing to left, 2-window wing to right. Gabled porch
projects in centre of central range between unequal sash
window to left, 16-pane sash to right; on the first floor
centre window is 12-pane sash, the outer ones tripartite
sashes. Wing to left has sashes on both floors, one C20
2-light window on ground floor out of line with the others.
Wing to right has 12-pane sash windows with stone sills to
each floor, one on first floor a dummy. Right return: 2 bays,
the left a full height semicircular bow. Ground floor of bow
has French doors between sash windows: windows are all 12-pane
INTERIOR: not inspected. RCHM record the following.
Ground floor: entrance hall lined with panelling in 2 heights;
two fireplaces, one with brown marble surround and rococo
frieze, the other with carved and enriched architrave.
South-east room has fireplace of Corinthian pilasters.
Staircase with moulded string, heavy turned balusters and
foliated volutes at the foot of the stairs.
First floor: landing has panelled dado and 3-panel doors.
Some rooms in central range and C18 wing have original
fireplaces and cornices. Rooms in the late C18 wing open off
top-lit central hall. Mid C19 wing retains contemporary
(RCHME: City of York: London: 1972-: 121).

Listing NGR: SE6009548713

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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