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Electricity Sub-Station

A Grade II Listed Building in Skipton, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 53.961 / 53°57'39"N

Longitude: -2.0103 / 2°0'37"W

OS Eastings: 399420

OS Northings: 451662

OS Grid: SD994516

Mapcode National: GBR GQDM.KT

Mapcode Global: WHB78.2PZR

Entry Name: Electricity Sub-Station

Listing Date: 28 April 1952

Last Amended: 2 March 1978

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1131853

English Heritage Legacy ID: 323495

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

(North Side)

Electricity sub-station
(Formerly listed as the
Old Grammar School)
SD 9951 1/144 28.4.52.


Was originally a chapel of the Knights Hospitallers, became the grammar school
in 1548. Stone rubble rectangular building. Gabled front is bordered by a projecting
strip which gives it a panelled appearance. A small triangular-headed window
in the gable peak, and a centre stepped 3-light window with moulded dripstone,
splayed reveals and mullions and transoms. Entrance on left with new lintel and
old Jambs. Steeply pitched roof of graded stone flags, moulded coping with springers,
finials, octagonal stone chimneys. On return sides are 4 "cross" windows with
stone mullions and transoms.

Listing NGR: SD9942051662

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

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