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The Reading Room

A Grade II Listed Building in Slingsby, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.1649 / 54°9'53"N

Longitude: -0.9333 / 0°55'59"W

OS Eastings: 469743

OS Northings: 474872

OS Grid: SE697748

Mapcode National: GBR PNX8.RR

Mapcode Global: WHFB6.MKSY

Entry Name: The Reading Room

Listing Date: 22 June 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1315684

English Heritage Legacy ID: 329108

Location: Slingsby, Ryedale, North Yorkshire, YO62

County: North Yorkshire

District: Ryedale

Civil Parish: Slingsby

Built-Up Area: Slingsby

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Slingsby All Saints

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text

SE 6974
10/151 The Reading Room

Reading room and school dining hall. Probably mid C19 with later
alterations. Hammer-dressed limestone with Welsh slate roof, ashlar
dressings. Tall single-storey, 2-bay central range with lower, 2-bay wings.
Entrances to wings: board doors with divided overlights within plain
surrounds with stepped keystones. To outer bay of each wing a paired sash
in similar surrounds. Main range has taller paired sashes in plain
surrounds. Shaped kneelers, copings, ball finials. Wings have low parapets
and concealed, flat roofs. End stack to north wing.

Listing NGR: SE6974374872

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