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Muker Literary Institute and Attached Wall and Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Muker, North Yorkshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.3763 / 54°22'34"N

Longitude: -2.1401 / 2°8'24"W

OS Eastings: 390999

OS Northings: 497876

OS Grid: SD909978

Mapcode National: GBR FKHT.HZ

Mapcode Global: WHB58.386D

Entry Name: Muker Literary Institute and Attached Wall and Railings

Listing Date: 4 October 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1203739

English Heritage Legacy ID: 382299

Location: Muker, Richmondshire, North Yorkshire, DL11

County: North Yorkshire

Civil Parish: Muker

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

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Listing Text

SD99NW MUKER

14/10001 Muker Literary Institute and
attached wail and railings


- II

Literary institute. 1867. Coursed rubble stone with ashlar dressings and slate roof plus coped
gables with kneelers and a single gable stack. Quoins and raised band. 2 storey, with lower
room below entered from south, and hall above entered from west. West front has
projecting porch to upper hall reached up a flight of 6 steps, porch has moulded round
arched doorway with keystone and chamfered jambs with bands, plus 4-panel door. Above
a flat hood with plain decorative top. The west front is topped with a curved Dutch gable
with kneelers and ball finial. South front, 2 storey, 3 windows, with to left a round headed
doorway with 4-panel door and plain fanlight in a plain ashlar surround with keystone and
moulded impost. To the right 2 round headed glazing bar sashes with similar surrounds and
keystones. Above 3 pairs ofplain sashes in ashlar surrounds with shouldered heads. Attached
to the south west corner a stone retaining wall topped with spearhead railings.


Listing NGR: SD9099997876

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