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Tolbooth, Kirkbymoorside

Description: Tolbooth

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 July 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 328414

OS Grid Reference: SE6965286594
OS Grid Coordinates: 469652, 486594
Latitude/Longitude: 54.2703, -0.9320

Location: 12 Crown Square, Kirkbymoorside, North Yorkshire YO62 6DB

Locality: Kirkbymoorside
Local Authority: Ryedale District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO62 6DB

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Listing Text

(east side)

6/56 Tolbooth

Tolbooth, now public hall. Mid C18; partly rebuilt after a fire in 1872.
Hammer-dressed sandstone; ashlar dressings; slate roof; brick stacks.
2 storeys, basement and attic; 3-bay front, arranged 1:3:1. Giant
rusticated pilasters to centre bay and angles. Central panelled double
doors with fanlight recessed into segmental-headed arch with flat surround.
Eight 12-pane windows to ground floor. Tall 12-pane sashes to first floor.
Ground floor windows have flat surrounds on which traces of the navies of
former guilds are visible. The upper windows have wedge lintels of vertical
sets. Raised bands to first and attic floors. Square turret at centre of
roof ridge, with a pagoda top and oval louvres on each side. End stacks.
In left gable wall is a panelled double door with an oriel staircase window
above. To left of door is a blocked window with flat lintel of vertical

Listing NGR: SE6965286594

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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