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Talbot House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Scarborough, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.2838 / 54°17'1"N

Longitude: -0.3989 / 0°23'55"W

OS Eastings: 504333

OS Northings: 488756

OS Grid: TA043887

Mapcode National: GBR TLNX.F4

Mapcode Global: WHGC0.VL7B

Plus Code: 9C6X7JM2+GC

Entry Name: Talbot House

Listing Date: 22 December 1953

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1259106

English Heritage Legacy ID: 446262

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

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Listing Text

(West Side)
Nos 13 and 13A
(The Talbot Hotel)
TA 0488 4/150 22.12.53.


Mid to late C18 with early C19 alterations, Formerly 2 separate houses, 3 storeys
painted brick with basement. The centre part has bands between storeys, wood
entablature with triglyph frieze. Low gable end slate roof. 4 2nd floor windows,
flush framed sashes, glazing bars intact. Large 1st floor bow window, below
2 left hand windows, tripartite glazing bar sash lights, wood entablature, triglyph
frieze. 2 storey and basement, similar bow under 2 upper right hand windows.
Yard entrance to left hand on ground (altered and built in) with door of 6 panels,
4 glazed, with rectangular fanlight adjoining to right under Greek Doric porch
of fluted columns and entablature. The left hand extension is of similar brickwork
but with bracketed frieze and cornice with pantile roof. 2 windows flush framed
glazing bar sashes to upper floors with large bow window to ground floor, tripartite glazing bar sash lights, moulded and denticulated cornice and iron anthemion
cresting - plain door in arched opening to left hand. The right hand extension
has similar entablature to main block but with dentils to cornice. 3 windows
to 3rd floor, sashes glazing bars intact, 1 sash over door on 1st floor and 2 storey large canted bay, pilastered with moulded cornices, to ground and 1st
floors. The door is of 6 fielded panels with semi-circular fanlight in panelled
reveal with painted doorcase - similar to that of No 5 and 7 qv - engaged Corinthian
columns, broken entablature with flat relief vases to each face, open pediment
over. Interior has been much altered but the staircase of the former end house,
No 13A, survives. Open string broad treads with shaped brackets and 3 close set
turned balusters per tread, swept moulded handrail swept round at bottom of flight,
panelled dado to wall.

Nos 5 to 13 (consec) and No 13A form a group.

Listing NGR: TA0433388756

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

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