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2 and 3, the Crescent (See Details for Further Address Information), Selby

Description: 2 and 3, the Crescent (See Details for Further Address Information)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 December 1958
English Heritage Building ID: 325721

OS Grid Reference: SE6164732353
OS Grid Coordinates: 461647, 432353
Latitude/Longitude: 53.7839, -1.0659

Location: A63, Selby, North Yorkshire YO8 4PU

Locality: Selby
Local Authority: Selby District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO8 4PU

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Listing Text

1. (south-east side)
5342 -----------------
11.12.68 Nos 2 and 3
16.12.52 Nos 4 and 5

SE 6132 SE 5/46


Built shortly after 1793, on the lines of Lansdowne Crescent, Bath, by
James Audus the elder (1752-1809), a prominent ship-owner. His son James,
an amateur architect, completed The Crescent after the father's death.
Brown brick. Three storeys. Parapet. Continuous first floor sill band.
Three bays each: sashes with glazing bars and raised voussoirs. All have
modern shop-fronts except for No 3, which has late C19 shop-front in
antis, with very good art nouveau details to glazing bars.

Listing NGR: SE6164732353

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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