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Latitude: 54.2823 / 54°16'56"N
Longitude: -0.3991 / 0°23'56"W
OS Eastings: 504320
OS Northings: 488584
OS Grid: TA043885
Mapcode National: GBR TLNX.DP
Mapcode Global: WHGC0.VM3H
Plus Code: 9C6X7JJ2+W8
Entry Name: 35, St Nicholas Street
Listing Date: 8 June 1973
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1243196
English Heritage Legacy ID: 446812
Location: Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO11
County: North Yorkshire
Electoral Ward/Division: Castle
Built-Up Area: Scarborough
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Scarborough St Mary
Church of England Diocese: York
1605 ST NICHOLAS STREET
TA 0488 4/325
Former Old Town Hall. Circa 1870 or possihbly bit earlier. Heavy Italianate.
Large 3 storey building, marked coursing to ashlar, the end bays rusticated and
slightly projecting. Panelled frieze with scrollwork, projecting moulded cornice
and balustraded parapet. 6 windows to upper floors, square on 2nd floor with
eared moulded architrave surrounds. Architrave surrounds to tall 1st floor windows
having flanking strips with guilloche moulding, carved brackets to pediments
over, straight to 4 centre windows segmental to outer ones - panelled aprons
below sill course. ground floor altered with new bank front, but the end bays
original with flanking rusticated Corinthian pilasters and carved brackets to
projecting cornices. Right hand bay has carriageway with architrave arch. Left
hand one has doorway with similar arch. Louis Lumiere's films were also shown
here in 1897 (see Royal Hotel). Listed for group value.
Nos 33, 34, 35 form a group.
Listing NGR: TA0432088584
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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