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York House with Railings to Forecourt

A Grade II Listed Building in Knaresborough, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.0072 / 54°0'25"N

Longitude: -1.4637 / 1°27'49"W

OS Eastings: 435243

OS Northings: 456926

OS Grid: SE352569

Mapcode National: GBR LQ63.X9

Mapcode Global: WHD9L.HJ6W

Entry Name: York House with Railings to Forecourt

Listing Date: 12 December 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1293400

English Heritage Legacy ID: 330888

Location: Knaresborough, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, HG5

County: North Yorkshire

District: Harrogate

Civil Parish: Knaresborough

Built-Up Area: Knaresborough

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Knaresborough

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

(north side)

9/218 No 9 (York House) with
railings to forecourt


House and railings. Mid-late C18. Limestone, rendered and lined, roof not
visible. Iron railings. 3 storeys, 5 bays. 3 steps up to wide 6-panel
door with fanlight, flanked by Tuscan columns carrying fluted entablature
and dentilled triangular pediment. Ground floor: sashes, with glazing bars
to top half of windows to right. First floor: sashes with glazing bars in
flush wood architraves. Second floor: 2-light C20 casements in flush wood
frames. Ground-floor sill band; projecting sills to first and second
floors. Projecting keystones under rendering to all windows. Moulded and
dentilled eaves cornice. White brick end stacks. 4 short lengths of
railings flanking door and at each corner, the bars with foliate finials,
the top rail ending in scroll. This building was in military occupation
during the second World War. Empty at time of resurvey.

Listing NGR: SE3524356926

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