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208, 209, 210, High Street, Northallerton

Description: 208, 209, 210, High Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 December 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 332846

OS Grid Reference: SE3683994005
OS Grid Coordinates: 436839, 494005
Latitude/Longitude: 54.3403, -1.4349

Location: High Street, Northallerton, North Yorkshire DL7 8LW

Locality: Northallerton
Local Authority: Hambleton District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: DL7 8LW

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Listing Text

SE 3694-3794 and
SE 3693-3793 (west side)
6/52 and 7/52 Nos 208, 209, 210
(formerly listed as No 208
(premises occupied by
9.12.69 Maynard's); No 209 (premises
occupied by Goldfinch Wines);
No 210 (Ye Old Golden Lion))
Coaching inn, later partly shops, now supermarket with offices above. Late C17,
refronted in mid C18 with mid C19 and C20 alterations, all except front wall demol-
ished 1979. Rendered, Welsh slate roof. 3 storeys, 5 first-floor windows. Ground
floor, from left: C20 doorway to offices on upper floors; C20 shop front occupying
most of 3 bays; between 4th and 5th bays, former mid C19 doorway flanked by C19
canted bay windows. First and second floors: central bay narrow and projecting
slightly; end bays slightly recessed; C19 canted bay windows on first floor except
for sash window with glazing bars in central bay, and between 4th and 5th bays,
over former inn doorway, frame for inn sign on consoles, and with wrought-iron frame
for hanging sign; second-floor windows of 9 panes unequally hung, except for 4-pane
sash in 1st bay. Under the render there would appear to have been a cornice.
Ashlar coping to right. Rebuilt brick stacks between 1st and 2nd, 3rd and 4th bays
and at right end. This was formerly the Old Golden Lion, already so described when
John Wesley preached here on his first visit to Northallerton on 15 April 1745.
(Rev J L Saywell, History of Annals of Northallerton (1885), p 123). Royal
Commission on Historical Monuments (England) (copy in NMR) recorded buildings before

Listing NGR: SE3680894013

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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