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The Ark

A Grade II* Listed Building in Tadcaster, North Yorkshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.8845 / 53°53'4"N

Longitude: -1.2624 / 1°15'44"W

OS Eastings: 448580

OS Northings: 443397

OS Grid: SE485433

Mapcode National: GBR MRMJ.H8

Mapcode Global: WHDB8.LM2F

Entry Name: The Ark

Listing Date: 4 July 1952

Last Amended: 12 July 1985

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1167475

English Heritage Legacy ID: 326038

Location: Tadcaster, Selby, North Yorkshire, LS24

County: North Yorkshire

District: Selby

Civil Parish: Tadcaster

Built-Up Area: Tadcaster

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Tadcaster St Mary

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text

In the entry for the following:

SE 4843-4943 TADCASTER WEST KIRKGATE
( west side)

8/120 The Ark ( formerly listed as
No 33 ( The Ark )
4.7.52

The grade shall be upgraded to grade II*

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SE 4843-4943 TADCASTER WEST KIRKGATE
(west side)

8/120 The Ark (Formerly listed as
No 33 (The Ark)
4.7.52
- II

House now museum. C15 with later additions and alterations and 1960
rebuilding using C15 timbers and with C20 outshut to left of no particular
interest. Timber-framed with whitewashed nogging underbuilt with magnesian
limestone and narrow orange brick, with pantile roof. Hall and crosswing
plan. 2 storey, 2 bay hall and single bay, gable ended wing. Angle
buttress to left side of wing. Entrance a C20 6-panel door to centre of
wing between bow windows. First floor projects slightly on corbels. Oriel
window with wooden mullions. Brackets with carved male and female figures
support gable. To wing C20 fixed light full-height window. Further first
floor C20 window. Swept roof.


Listing NGR: SE4858043397

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