Description: Castle Vaults
Date Listed: 5 February 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 330745
OS Grid Reference: SE3497256998
OS Grid Coordinates: 434972, 456998
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0078, -1.4679
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SE 3456 KNARESBOROUGH CASTLEGATE
8/82 No 23 (Castle Vaults)
(formerly listed as
5.2.52 Castle Hotel)
Public House. Mid C18. Rendered, slate roof. 4 storeys, 1 bay wide facing
the Market Place (north), 2 bays deep to Castlegate. Massive quoins.
Facade to Market Place: ground floor: 3 stone Doric pilasters flank 2 sashes
with glazing bars. Triglyph frieze to lower edge of a canted bay
immediately above. Projecting on left is a sash with glazing bars in
single-storey curved bay which continues round corner. 1st floor: 20-pane
sash in canted bay, flanked by sashes with glazing bars; cornice. Canted
walling continues above to 2nd and 3rd (attic) storeys with similar windows.
Projecting 1st- and 2nd-floor sill bands. Dentilled eaves cornice. Hipped
roof, stack to right. Left return, right bay: quoins, those to left painted
on below first floor window lintel level. C20 door with sash with glazing
bars to right. 2 sashes with glazing bars to first and second floors.
Blind windows, to third floor. Bay to left: probably C19 extension with C20
alterations and additions.
Listing NGR: SE3497256998
Source: English Heritage
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