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The Old Court House, Boroughbridge

Description: The Old Court House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 January 1978
English Heritage Building ID: 330345

OS Grid Reference: SE4061366278
OS Grid Coordinates: 440613, 466278
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0908, -1.3806

Location: Back Street, Boroughbridge, North Yorkshire YO51 9EX

Locality: Boroughbridge
Local Authority: Harrogate Borough Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO51 9EX

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Listing Text

6/78 (south side)
The Old Court House

Former Court House. C18. Reddish-brown brick. Pantile roof with raised brick
verges Gable end to square. Stepped and dentilled eaves, carried across gable
end. Brick staircase to blocked 1st floor entrance in north gable end. Set into
staircase, a hammer-dressed stone shelf formerly used as a mounting block and a
plaque inscribed: 'The Old Court House of the Ancient Borough of Aldborough and
Boroughbridge at which the Members of Parliament were elected until 1832.' Slightly
lower extension to south. Two doors to east elevation.
Until the First Reform Act Aldborough was a pocket borough returning 2 MP's.
Group value with Stocks House and rest of Square.

Listing NGR: SE4061466277

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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