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MUSEUM

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: MUSEUM

List entry Number: 1131445

Location

MUSEUM

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: North Yorkshire

District: Richmondshire

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Hornby

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 20-Jan-1987

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 322440

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

SE 2293-2393 HORNBY HORNBY PARK SE 2228 9355

9/47 Museum

GV II

Gothick folly, now ruinous. Early C19. For the 6th Duke of Leeds of Hornby Castle (qv). Sandstone, lined with brick. 1 storey plus basement. East side: ashlar. 1:1:1 bays. Central canted bay with pointed-arched doorway set on 5 steps, with flanking matching windows, the top of the arches below traceried gables. Basement windows of quatrefoils within pointed arches. Parapet with triangular crenellations and corner pinnacles. West side: coursed rubble. 2 upper-floor windows. Offset plinth. At basement level: to right, 4-centred arched doorway; to left, 2 square window openings under deep lintels. At upper level: tall pointed-arched quoined surrounds for windows. String to overhanging ashlar parapet as on east side. The museum contained a collection of stuffed local birds and animals. The basement was occupied by the night-watchman and his family.

Listing NGR: SE2227393549

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National Grid Reference: SE 22273 93549

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