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Administration Block of Raikeswood Hospital, Skipton

Description: Administration Block of Raikeswood Hospital

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 February 1976
English Heritage Building ID: 323446

OS Grid Reference: SD9849851924
OS Grid Coordinates: 398498, 451924
Latitude/Longitude: 53.9634, -2.0244

Location: Gainsborough Court, Skipton, North Yorkshire BD23 1PL

Locality: Skipton
Local Authority: Craven District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: BD23 1PL

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Listing Text


Administration Block of
Raikeswood Hospital
SD 9851 1/48 17.2.76.


Built 183-40 as the workhouse. Stone, classical style, symmetrical front. Centre
portion of 3 storeys with hipped slate roof, 7 bays of 12-paned sash windows,
the centre 3 bays pedimented and having a pedimented doorway with round-arched
entrance and flanking round-arched windows. A 2-storeyed wing at each side, each
with 7 windows, the 2 end ones in gabled pavilions. Basement.

Listing NGR: SD9849851924

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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