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The Royal Oak Hotel, Great Ayton

Description: The Royal Oak Hotel

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 May 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 332986

OS Grid Reference: NZ5626710695
OS Grid Coordinates: 456267, 510695
Latitude/Longitude: 54.4885, -1.1329

Location: High Street, Great Ayton, North Yorkshire TS9 6NH

Locality: Great Ayton
Local Authority: Hambleton District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: TS9 6NH

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Listing Text

NZ 5610
(north side)
12/58 The Royal Oak Hotel
- II
Hotel, dated 1721 on sundial over door, with alterations and early C19 exten-
sion. Coursed squared stone, colourwashed. Roof of plain clay tiles with
terracotta ridge and brick stacks. Main building 2 storeys and attic, 2 bays,
wide proportions. Lower extension 2 storeys, 2 bays. Altered central prostyle
porch shares entablature with wide canted bay at left. Smaller, similar bay
window at right and another in the left extension; subsidiary door at left.
First floor 16-pane sash windows in stone architraves. Sundial inscribed: 'Deus
adest laborantibus'. Roof of main house raised to mansard form, probably in
early C20, with 2 large dormers. End stacks, the left stone-coped, the right

Listing NGR: NZ5626310696

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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