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Nos 53 and 55 with Forecourt Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Knaresborough, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.0088 / 54°0'31"N

Longitude: -1.471 / 1°28'15"W

OS Eastings: 434767

OS Northings: 457105

OS Grid: SE347571

Mapcode National: GBR LQ52.BQ

Mapcode Global: WHD9L.CHSM

Entry Name: Nos 53 and 55 with Forecourt Railings

Listing Date: 12 December 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1190763

English Heritage Legacy ID: 330834

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

(south side)

6/163 Nos 53 and 55 with
forecourt railings


Pair of houses with forecourt railings. Late C18. Houses:ashlar, stone
slate roof. 3 storeys; 4 first-floor windows, 2 blind. Short flight of
stone steps down to central pair of doors: 6-panel, part-glazed door left
(no 53) and C20 half-glazed door right (no 55). Flanking 20-pane bow
windows with shutters. C20 sash windows with glazing bars to upper floors.
Pair of blind windows to first and second floors, centre. Incised lintels
and projecting sills throughout. End stacks. Railings: approximately
80 centimetres high, fastened into gritstone curb. Closely-spaced rails
with bulbous finials and top rail. The houses are built on steeply-sloping
ground at the top of Water Bag Bank.

Listing NGR: SE3476757102

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