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Castle Vaults

A Grade II Listed Building in Knaresborough, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.0078 / 54°0'28"N

Longitude: -1.4678 / 1°28'4"W

OS Eastings: 434975

OS Northings: 456993

OS Grid: SE349569

Mapcode National: GBR LQ63.02

Mapcode Global: WHD9L.FJ8F

Entry Name: Castle Vaults

Listing Date: 5 February 1952

Last Amended: 12 December 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1149892

English Heritage Legacy ID: 330745

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

SE 3456

(south side)

No 23 (Castle Vaults)
(formerly listed as
Castle Hotel)


Public House. Mid C18. Rendered, slate roof. 4 storeys, 1 bay wide facing
the Market Place (north), 2 bays deep to Castlegate. Massive quoins.
Facade to Market Place: ground floor: 3 stone Doric pilasters flank 2 sashes
with glazing bars. Triglyph frieze to lower edge of a canted bay
immediately above. Projecting on left is a sash with glazing bars in
single-storey curved bay which continues round corner. 1st floor: 20-pane
sash in canted bay, flanked by sashes with glazing bars; cornice. Canted
walling continues above to 2nd and 3rd (attic) storeys with similar windows.
Projecting 1st- and 2nd-floor sill bands. Dentilled eaves cornice. Hipped
roof, stack to right. Left return, right bay: quoins, those to left painted
on below first floor window lintel level. C20 door with sash with glazing
bars to right. 2 sashes with glazing bars to first and second floors.
Blind windows, to third floor. Bay to left: probably C19 extension with C20
alterations and additions.

Listing NGR: SE3497556993

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

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