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Town Hall Cottages, Ripley

Description: Town Hall Cottages

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 March 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 331594

OS Grid Reference: SE2848660633
OS Grid Coordinates: 428486, 460633
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0409, -1.5665

Location: 3 Main Street, Ripley, North Yorkshire HG3 3AX

Locality: Ripley
Local Authority: Harrogate Borough Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: HG3 3AX

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Listing Text

SE 2860-2960 (east side)

8/89 Nos 1-5 (inclusive) Town
Hall Cottages
(formerly listed as 5
15.3.66 cottages on east side of
street - next to Hotel de


Terrace of house and 3 cottages. Early-mid C19. Part of the estate village
of Sir William Amcotts Ingilby. Coursed squared gritstone, grey slate roof.
2 storeys, 5 bays, a double-fronted house to left and 3 single-bay cottages
to centre and right. In Tudor-Gothick style. 4 equally spaced 3-panel
doors in moulded surrounds with ogee heads under a hoodmould. Chamfered
windows of paired pointed-arched lights, with hoodmoulds and lead cames, to
both floors,those to ground floor alternating with the doors. 5 gables to
roofline with cruciform recesses, ashlar copings and 4 crenellated stacks to
the ridge, between each gable. Left return has door to right and gabled
facade as frontage. Sir William rebuilt Ripley village in the same style as
his father's work at the Castle. The cruciform recesses are also copied
from the north range of the Castle courtyard (qv) but the ogee door-heads
and 2-light windows appear in the church - the south aisle screen and the
tower. Similar in style to South View (qv).

Listing NGR: SE2848660633

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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