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The Old Alexandra Music Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Scarborough, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.2819 / 54°16'54"N

Longitude: -0.4023 / 0°24'8"W

OS Eastings: 504114

OS Northings: 488536

OS Grid: TA041885

Mapcode National: GBR TLMX.PT

Mapcode Global: WHGC0.SMLT

Plus Code: 9C6X7HJX+P3

Entry Name: The Old Alexandra Music Hall

Listing Date: 17 February 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1031602

English Heritage Legacy ID: 469073

Location: Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO11

County: North Yorkshire

District: Scarborough

Town: Scarborough

Electoral Ward/Division: Castle

Built-Up Area: Scarborough

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Scarborough St Mary

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text

TA 04 88
(southwest side)
Nos 2A and 4, The Old Alexandra


Music Hall, now bar. 1859, altered C20. Red brick with stucco dressings now painted. Slate roof and rendered brick parapet. Facade has two C20 shop fronts with rusticated pilasters and upper casement windows, with above a moulded entablature. Above tall upper floor with recessed centre with 3 tall round headed windows with moulded stucco tops. Slightly projecting single window wings with rusticated quoins and similar single round headed windows, the whole topped with a dentilated cornice and above a panelled parapet. Rear stucco facades have 3 boarded round headed windows. INTERIOR: retains many original features, the original auditorium survives, though it has been floored-in. The original cast iron balustrade to former balcony survives, much of the original plasterwork, a glazed lantern and a small dome. Egg and dart cornice to moulded coving. Eight ornate cast iron columns support the balcony.

Listing NGR: TA0411488536

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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