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The Reading Room, Slingsby

Description: The Reading Room

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 June 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 329108

OS Grid Reference: SE6974374872
OS Grid Coordinates: 469743, 474872
Latitude/Longitude: 54.1649, -0.9333

Location: The Green, Slingsby, North Yorkshire YO62 4AA

Locality: Slingsby
Local Authority: Ryedale District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO62 4AA

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Listing Text

SE 6974
10/151 The Reading Room

Reading room and school dining hall. Probably mid C19 with later
alterations. Hammer-dressed limestone with Welsh slate roof, ashlar
dressings. Tall single-storey, 2-bay central range with lower, 2-bay wings.
Entrances to wings: board doors with divided overlights within plain
surrounds with stepped keystones. To outer bay of each wing a paired sash
in similar surrounds. Main range has taller paired sashes in plain
surrounds. Shaped kneelers, copings, ball finials. Wings have low parapets
and concealed, flat roofs. End stack to north wing.

Listing NGR: SE6974374872

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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