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The Tolbooth

A Grade II Listed Building in Skipton, North Yorkshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.9612 / 53°57'40"N

Longitude: -2.0169 / 2°1'0"W

OS Eastings: 398986

OS Northings: 451676

OS Grid: SD989516

Mapcode National: GBR GQCM.4S

Mapcode Global: WHB77.ZPQN

Entry Name: The Tolbooth

Listing Date: 28 April 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1157344

English Heritage Legacy ID: 323467

Location: Skipton, Craven, North Yorkshire, BD23

County: North Yorkshire

District: Craven

Civil Parish: Skipton

Built-Up Area: Skipton

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

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Listing Text

1.
5336 HIGH STREET
(West Side)

Nos 72 and 74
(The Tolbooth)
SD 9851 1/78 28.4.52.

II GV

2.
Includes Nos 9, 9A and 11 Sheep Street.
C18. 2 storeys, stone rubble and ashlar. Ground floor has 3 windows and 2 doors
set alternately inside an arcading of 5 arches with moulded archivolts on pilasters.
Flush quoins to ground floor, broad string between storeys. Upper storey has
projecting long and short quoins, 5 long windows, plain reveals, an entablature
at the eaves carried on pilasters, one between each pair of windows. The pilasters
have moulded bases and vertically fluted caps. The frieze of the entablature
is ornamented with a series of vertical flutes, with paterae above each window
and each pilaster. Springers to the gable copings.


Listing NGR: SD9898651676

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