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Selby College of Further Education

A Grade II Listed Building in Selby, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 53.7798 / 53°46'47"N

Longitude: -1.0767 / 1°4'36"W

OS Eastings: 460940

OS Northings: 431893

OS Grid: SE609318

Mapcode National: GBR NSXQ.PS

Mapcode Global: WHFD2.F8J5

Entry Name: Selby College of Further Education

Listing Date: 14 November 1980

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1132588

English Heritage Legacy ID: 325712

Location: Selby, Selby, North Yorkshire, YO8

County: North Yorkshire

District: Selby

Civil Parish: Selby

Built-Up Area: Selby

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Selby St Mary and St Germain

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text

1. (west side)
5342 ------------
Selby College of
Further Education
SE 63 SW 9/43


1864-5. Former Armoury. and Drill Hall. Architect: Edward Taylor of York. Builder:
John Adams of Selby. Brown brick, with much yellow brick ornament. Pitched slate
roof. One storey with 2-storey gabled wings. Wings have one-bay fronts and five-bay
sides: segment-headed sashes with glazing bars. Front has modern windows except
for central (gabled) bay, which has segment-headed carriage doors with ornamental
wrought iron hinges; and 2-centred arched light in gable, with brick sub-arches
and Gothick glazing bars.
History: Built for the Selby Rifle Volunteers (founded 1862). Funds raised 1863.
Site given by Lord Londesborough, who laid the foundation stone on 21 May 1864,
and opened the building on 17 February 1865.

Listing NGR: SE6094031893

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

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