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15-19, High Street, Skipton

Description: 15-19, High Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 March 1978
English Heritage Building ID: 323470

OS Grid Reference: SD9906451829
OS Grid Coordinates: 399064, 451829
Latitude/Longitude: 53.9625, -2.0157

Location: A6131, Skipton, North Yorkshire BD23 1AJ

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

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Listing Text

(East side)

Nos 15 to 19 (odd)
SD 9951 1/82


All ashlar. Northern portion is 3 storeys, with end pilasters with double scrolls
as capitals, and moulded cornice, 3 bands. No 15 has moulded doorway, panelled
door, fanlight; 2 windows down, 3 up and 12-paned sashes in moulded architraves.
No 17 is similar but larger; centre double doors in square moulded doorway with
frieze, cornice and pilasters; 4 windows down, 5 each upper floor, all renewed
sashes. No 19 (Town Ball) 1862, 2 high storeys, symmetrical front; centre has
a 2-storeyed portico up 4 steps, with Composite columns and pilasters; at each
side are 2 sash windows on each floor in moulded architraves, the upper ones with
curved pediments; 2 moulded strings; 3 round arches on ground floor, stone balustraded
balcony to 1st floor; top pediment, moulded cornice and balustraded parapet; right
hand return side to lane has 4 sash windows each floor; interior has council
chamber with panelled and moulded plaster ceiling.

Listing NGR: SD9906551832

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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