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Chas Pickard Sports and the Kirk Forge, Kirkbymoorside

Description: Chas Pickard Sports and the Kirk Forge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 June 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 328420

OS Grid Reference: SE6975586416
OS Grid Coordinates: 469755, 486416
Latitude/Longitude: 54.2687, -0.9304

Location: Piercy End, Kirkbymoorside, North Yorkshire YO62 6DQ

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

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Listing Text

(east side)

Nos 17 (Chas Pickard
Sports) and No 19 (The
Kirk Forge)


Former ironworks, now shop and office. Late C18; remodelled 1863. Cast-
iron ground floor shop fronts; orange-red brick in Flemish bond to first
floor; ashlar quoins; dressed stone to rear; concrete pantile roof; brick
stacks. 2 shop fronts flanking a carriage arch leading to, workshops at
rear. 2-storey, 3-window front. The 2 shop fronts are framed in moulded
cast-iron pilasters under decorated consoles supporting elliptical arched
fascia panels above a frieze. Shop windows are plate glass divided in
centre by a slender cast-iron colonette. Left-hand shop has C19 half-glazed
and panelled door to right of window. Right-hand shop has C20 door. There
is an elliptical fanlight with Gothick glazing over the right-hand shop.
The words 'GAS' and 'WORKS' are cast into iron panels over the left and
right shops, and 'FOUNDRY' over the right front. There is a decorated
cast-iron riser beneath the right-hand shop window. Three 12-pane sashes
beneath plain, heavy lintels to first floor. End stacks. Building to rear
not of special interest.

Listing NGR: SE6975886413

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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