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Harrogate School of Art, Harrogate

Description: Harrogate School of Art

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 February 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 329975

OS Grid Reference: SE3021355005
OS Grid Coordinates: 430213, 455005
Latitude/Longitude: 53.9902, -1.5407

Location: 2 Victoria Avenue, Harrogate, North Yorkshire HG1 1EQ

Locality: Harrogate
Local Authority: Harrogate Borough Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: HG1 1EQ

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Listing Text

1. (South Side)
5338 Wall and Gateway of
Harrogate School of Art
along the road to the east

SE 3055 SW 14/184
SE 3054 NW 25/184


Circa 186l formerly 'the Belvidere' and later St Peter's School. Elizabethan
style. Irregular 4 bay range with belvedere at east end and recessed Dutch gabled
range with rear extensions; 1 bay return to West Park. 3 storeys, attics and
basement. Hipped slated roof, entrance bay with Dutch gable. Grit stone ashlar
with cornice and pierced parapet. Floor strings. Battlemented tourelle on corner.
4 storey belvedere with slated ogee roof and crested treatment to blocking course.
Battlemented stacks. Mostly 2 light windows; entrance bay with segmental bowed
window rising through 1st and 2nd floors and flankinglst floor bays with splayed
bay windows with quatrefoil pierced parapets and aprons. Gothic porte cochere
with 4 centred arched openings and enriched spandrels.

Listing NGR: SE3021355005

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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