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Mother Shipton Inn

A Grade II Listed Building in Knaresborough, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.0029 / 54°0'10"N

Longitude: -1.4679 / 1°28'4"W

OS Eastings: 434976

OS Northings: 456454

OS Grid: SE349564

Mapcode National: GBR LQ64.0T

Mapcode Global: WHD9L.FN74

Entry Name: Mother Shipton Inn

Listing Date: 15 May 1968

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1190809

English Heritage Legacy ID: 330838

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

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8/167 Mother Shipton Inn

Inn. C17 with C19 alterations. Stone, with stone slate roof. 2-storey, 2-
bay main range, with 2-storey, one-bay addition to left and further 2-bay
block of 1 storey with attics to far left. Main range: C20 glazed door in
added gabled porch. 2 C20 casement windows to each floor. First-floor
band, shaped kneeler, gable coping. Large central ridge stack. 1-bay
extension: similar windows, lower roof pitch, left gable stack. 2-bay
extension (probably originally a stable with hay loft over): 2 C20 windows,
lower eaves and ridge; in left return steps to loft space with board door.
The main range is associated with the cave and dropping well on the river
bank further west; the building functioned as a gate house to the Long Walk
for some time.

Listing NGR: SE3497656454

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

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