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57,59, High Street, Knaresborough

Description: 57,59, High Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 December 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 330787

OS Grid Reference: SE3495457114
OS Grid Coordinates: 434954, 457114
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0089, -1.4681

Location: A59, Knaresborough, North Yorkshire HG5 0HB

Locality: Knaresborough
Local Authority: Harrogate Borough Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: HG5 0HB

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Listing Text

(south side)

6/118 Nos 57 and 59


House, now 2 shops. Mid-late C18, with C19 alterations. Coursed limestone,
Westmorland slate roof. 3 storeys, 2 bays. No 57 (left): entry to passage
through to rear on left, plate-glass shop window to centre, glazed shop door
on right. Dentilled decoration to fascia board, flanked by consoles carved
with leaves and grapes. No 59 (right): C20 glazed shop door and plate-glass
window. C19 fascia probably encased in C20 shop sign. 1st floor, Nos 57
and 59: 2 canted bay windows with 4-light sashes and dentilled cornices.
2nd floor, left to right: small square inserted window, 4-pane sash, blind
16-light window (glazing bars painted), 12-pane unequally hung sash in flush
frame, projecting sills, wedge lintels. Top floor: large 4-pane sash in
gabled dormer to left; 2 small 4-light segmental-headed windows with flush
frames and projectiing sills, the left window blind, (with glazing bars
painted). Decorated lead downpipe and rainwater head to right. Rendered
end stacks. Included for group value.

Listing NGR: SE3495457114

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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