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98,100, High Street, Knaresborough

Description: 98,100, High Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 December 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 330811

OS Grid Reference: SE3487957234
OS Grid Coordinates: 434879, 457234
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0100, -1.4693

Location: 102 A59, Knaresborough, North Yorkshire HG5 0HN

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

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Listing Text

(north side)

6/142 Nos 98 and 100


Pair of houses, now with side entrance. Early - mid C19. Coursed squared
gritstone, Westmorland slate roof. 3 storeys, 4 first-floor windows. Later
6-panel recessed door with overlight, narrow wood architrave and entablature
with triglyphs and moulded cornice. Blind doorway to left, blocked to
right. Sashes with margin lights in flush wood architraves with projecting
sills and incised lintels throughout. Stone gutter brackets. Central brick
ridge stack. Right return: C20 door with flanking bay windows. Stone
corbels above second-floor level support applied timber framework with
3 windows: 2 side-sliding and 1 vertical sash, with glazing bars. The
OS map of 1851 shows this building as Prospect House, with Ladies Boarding
School to rear. The present entrance on the front is indicated and the
building extended for 2 bays along road to south-east.

Listing NGR: SE3487957234

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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