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Royal Hotel, Whitby

Description: Royal Hotel

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 November 1965
English Heritage Building ID: 326745

OS Grid Reference: NZ8970911364
OS Grid Coordinates: 489709, 511364
Latitude/Longitude: 54.4897, -0.6166

Location: East Terrace, Westerdale, Whitby, North Yorkshire YO21 3EL

Locality: Whitby
Local Authority: Scarborough Borough Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO21 3EL

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Listing Text


Royal Hotel
NZ 8911 1/344 4.11.65.


Mid Cl9. Built by George Hudson, the "Railway King". East Parade elevation
in 2 sections. Rendered. Welsh slate roof. Left hand section has mansard
roof with dormers. 12 windows, double-hung sashes with glazing bars. Right
hand section of 4 storeys. Hipped slate roof. Attic storey above heavy
cornice. 11 windows, 2:3:1:3:2, centre and quoin sections project slightly,
centre with 2 finials. Ground floor has glazed canopy over main entrance,
glass doors, ornamental fanlight. 6 steps. One double door and 3 blocked
doors all with cornices on consoles. Glazed canopy above ironwork, late
C19, of a 'Chinese' design. North terrace elevation similar, mansard roof.

Kirby Hotel, Nos 5 & 6, Railings to Kirby Hotel & Nos 5 & 6 & Royal Hotel
form a group.

Listing NGR: NZ8970911364

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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