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Old Grand Stand

A Grade II* Listed Building in Richmond, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.415 / 54°24'53"N

Longitude: -1.7555 / 1°45'19"W

OS Eastings: 415967

OS Northings: 502194

OS Grid: NZ159021

Mapcode National: GBR JK5D.R4

Mapcode Global: WHC6D.09B8

Entry Name: Old Grand Stand

Listing Date: 1 August 1952

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1131277

English Heritage Legacy ID: 322850

Location: Richmond, Richmondshire, North Yorkshire, DL10

County: North Yorkshire

District: Richmondshire

Civil Parish: Richmond

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Richmond with Holy Trinity with Hudswell

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 05/09/2012

NZ 10 SE 6/7

Old Grand Stand,
Old Race Course


Fairly large rectangular building in ashlar. Ground storey, facing the
course, has five round-headed arches with Tuscan arcade in front. Above
this is a railed balcony which continues round the building. Large round-
headed windows in the upper storey repeat the ground floor arches. The
flat roof has a balustraded parapet. Interior has large upper room with
two fireplaces, iron balustrade staircase. Built circa 1775. Half of
colonnade gone. Openings bricked up. Earliest known race course grandstand.
Top storey of Grandstand demolished in 1973.

Judge's Box, Old Grand Stand, Smaller stand to South and Moor Cottage
from a visual group

Listing NGR: NZ1596702194

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

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