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The Museum Hall, Selby

Description: The Museum Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 December 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 325838

OS Grid Reference: SE6156532231
OS Grid Coordinates: 461565, 432231
Latitude/Longitude: 53.7828, -1.0671

Location: A1041, Selby, North Yorkshire YO8 4PW

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

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Listing Text

1. (west side)
5342 -----------
The Museum Hall
(formerly listed as
former Museum)
SE 6132 SE 5/35 11.12 68


1839. Built as the Public Rooms on land given by the Hon E R Petre, Lord of the
Manor of Selby, in 1839. It subsequently became the Merchants' Institute in 1861,
then the Museum. Brown brick. Stucco dressings. Pitched slate roof. Two storeys
Pediment. First floor band. Rusticated quoins to ground floor. Three bays.
Segment-headed sashes with rusticated surrounds on ground floor. Round-headed
windows on first floor, with marginal glazing bard, moulded surrounds, and panelled

Listing NGR: SE6156532231

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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