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Salisbury House and Railings, Askrigg

Description: Salisbury House and Railings

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 July 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 323038

OS Grid Reference: SD9490291056
OS Grid Coordinates: 394902, 491056
Latitude/Longitude: 54.3151, -2.0799

Location: Main Street, Askrigg, North Yorkshire DL8 3HG

Locality: Askrigg
Local Authority: Richmondshire District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: DL8 3HG

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Listing Text

SD 99 SW
(south side)
19/16 Salisbury House and
2 houses, now 1, and railings. House to left: early C19. House to right:
dated 1818. Coursed rubble, stone slate roofs. House to left: 3 storeys,
3 bays. Central 6-panel door below 3-pane overlight in ashlar surround with
splayed bases, basket-arched soffit to lintel, pulvinated frieze and
cornice. Sash windows with deep ashlar sills and sill-like lintels. Square
gutter brackets. End stack to right. Rear elevation: round-arched landing
window in ashlar surround with imposts, keystone and decorative glazing
bars. Right return: fluted lead rainwater head. House to right: 2 storeys,
2 first-floor windows. Central studded board door in plain ashlar surround.
Above, panel inscribed "J L 1818". To right, board doors below segmental
arch of rubble voussoirs with hoodmould. Sash windows with glazing bars
with ashlar sills and sill-like lintels. Square gutter brackets. Rear
external stack. Above, studded board pitching door in plain ashlar
surround. Wrought-iron railings to steps in front of main door of house to
right. In front of both houses, ashlar plinth with cast-iron railings with
spear finials, and crown finials to standards.

Listing NGR: SD9490291056

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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