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The College of Ripon and York St John Main Building

A Grade II Listed Building in Ripon, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.1413 / 54°8'28"N

Longitude: -1.5279 / 1°31'40"W

OS Eastings: 430941

OS Northings: 471820

OS Grid: SE309718

Mapcode National: GBR KNSK.06

Mapcode Global: WHC7V.H5NK

Entry Name: The College of Ripon and York St John Main Building

Listing Date: 16 January 1991

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1315508

English Heritage Legacy ID: 330253

Location: Ripon, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, HG4

County: North Yorkshire

District: Harrogate

Civil Parish: Ripon

Built-Up Area: Ripon

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

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Listing Text

The following item shall be added;

(north east side)
The College of Ripon
and York St John:
Main Building


College. 1862. Designed by G T Andrews. Red brick with ashlar dressings and
hipped slate roofs with overhanging eaves. Moulded plinth, first floor cill band,
and second floor cill and lintel bands. Central 3 storey, 7 bay block flanked by
2 storey single bay pavilions. Central block, has central doorway, reached up
3 steps, with segment headed ashlar surround with raised keystone and segmental
pediment. Either side are 3 paired, segment headed sashes with slightly projecting,
pilaster surrounds with flat hoods. Above 7 smaller paired, segment headed sashes,
with flat hooded ashlar surrounds. Above 14 smaller sashes with raised ashlar
surrounds, with above each a small ashlar circle. Either side, 2 storey, single bay
links with a segment headed sash in ashlar surround with flat hood, and above a
similar sash in plain ashlar surround with flat hood. Beyond single storey
pavilions, with pyramidal slate roofs, with pairs of segment headed sashes in
slightly projecting pilaster surrounds with flat hoods and above single similar
sashes with ashlar surrounds and bracketted hoods.

Listing NGR: SE3094171820

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