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7, Kirkgate (See Details for Further Address Information), Ripon

Description: 7, Kirkgate (See Details for Further Address Information)

Grade: II
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

Location: Kirkgate, Ripon, North Yorkshire HG4 1PA

Locality: Ripon
Local Authority: Harrogate Borough Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: HG4 1PA

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Listing Text

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

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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