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Description: Banqueting House
Date Listed: 17 November 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 326197
OS Grid Reference: SE5945544542
OS Grid Coordinates: 459455, 444542
Latitude/Longitude: 53.8937, -1.0968
NABURN B 1222
SE 54 SE
(west side, off)
Banqueting house. 1823-4 with later additions and alterations. Built for
the Ouse Navigation. Gault brick with ashlar dressings and Welsh slate
roof. Greek Revival. Oblong on plan. Single storey, 3 bays. Plinth.
Steps to central entrance a pair of late C20 glazed doors with overlight in
tooled architrave within portico with angle pilasters, frieze with massive
modillions supporting cornice. Semi-circular dome above. Long, 12-pane
casement sash windows with tooled architraves. Moulded cornice. Frieze.
Overhanging hipped roof. Rear stacks. Right facade 6 similar window
openings but the end one now with C20 glazed door. Interior re-modelled.
Disused at time of resurvey. Pevsner, N., Yorkshire York and The East
Riding, 1978, p.314.
Listing NGR: SE5945544542
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Source: English Heritage
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