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The Black Horse Public House, Skipton

Description: The Black Horse Public House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 March 1978
English Heritage Building ID: 323459

OS Grid Reference: SD9900451843
OS Grid Coordinates: 399004, 451843
Latitude/Longitude: 53.9627, -2.0167

Location: A6131, Skipton, North Yorkshire BD23 1JZ

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

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Listing Text

(West Side)

The Black Horse
public house
SD 9851/9951 1/64


Traditionally this was a royal mews of Richard III when he was lord of the Castle
of Skipton in 1483-5. Present front has 2 canted bay windows and centre doorway,
and 3 sash windows on each of 2 upper storeys. Stuccoed over stone. Segmental
arch on left leads to yard, with an older arch and mounting block beside it.
A re-used datestone of 1676, and 2 windows of that date over the rear of the arch
(2 and 3 lights with chamfered stone mullions).

Listing NGR: SD9897651839

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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