Description: 7, Kirkgate (See Details for Further Address Information)
Date Listed: 6 May 1970
English Heritage Building ID: 330095
OS Grid Reference: SE3130471134
OS Grid Coordinates: 431304, 471134
Latitude/Longitude: 54.1351, -1.5224
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SE 3171 RIPON KIRKGATE
1/81 (south side)
6.5.70 Nos 7,
17.12.70 Nos 8 and 9
Late C16, although only the roof and the chimneybreasts remain as evidence of this;
extended forward to street frontage in late C17 and given the handsome front with
pilastered first floor shown in J M W Turner's drawing of Kirkgate dated 1797 (British
Museum); refronted in mid C19. Stucco. Slate roof. Two storeys. Wooden bracketed
eaves cornice. Six C19 sashes in moulded flush-frames with segmental pediments.
Continuous C19 shopfront: panelled pilasters, eclectic capitals, frieze and
modillioned cornice: mullions with spiral fluting at bottom, and foliate capitals
taking segmental arches with highly ornamental lintels. Three doors in recessed
C16 roof runs east-west down centre of building, and shows that there were cross-wings
at each end, of which the eastern one may have been extended in early C17.
Listing NGR: SE3130471134
Source: English Heritage
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