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Town Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Leyburn, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.3101 / 54°18'36"N

Longitude: -1.8302 / 1°49'48"W

OS Eastings: 411142

OS Northings: 490510

OS Grid: SE111905

Mapcode National: GBR HLNL.KQ

Mapcode Global: WHC6Q.VXMP

Entry Name: Town Hall

Listing Date: 24 January 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1178994

English Heritage Legacy ID: 321780

Location: Leyburn, Richmondshire, North Yorkshire, DL8

County: North Yorkshire

District: Richmondshire

Civil Parish: Leyburn

Built-Up Area: Leyburn

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

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Listing Text


12/31 Town Hall


Town Hall. Dated 1856 on gables, perhaps incorporating an earlier building.
For Lord Bolton. Rendered with ashlar dressings, Welsh slate roof.
2 storeys, 5 x 2 bays. Rusticated quoins, ashlar plinth. In centre of each
facade a doorway with cornice supported on consoles, that to west converted
to window, those to north and east with cast-iron balustered railing to
steps. Ground floor: sash windows with glazing bars, those to west and some
to south altered into shop windows. Ashlar band. On first floor: larger
sash windows with glazing bars to court room. Rendered cornice, blind
parapet. Corniced ashlar stacks at ends and between bays 1 and 2, 4 and 5.
The building is an important townscape feature of the Market Place.

Listing NGR: SE1114290510

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

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