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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.


List entry Number: 1149395



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

County: North Yorkshire

District: Harrogate

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Ripon

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 27-May-1949

Date of most recent amendment: 19-Mar-1984

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 330071

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SE 3171 RIPON HIGH SAINT AGNESGATE 1/7 (south side) 27.5.49 No 16 (St Agnes House) [formerly listed as No 16 (St Agnes Lodge)]


1693. Carpenter: Abraham Smith. (So much can at least be conjectured from the words "Abraham Smith 1693" painted on to one of the purlins). Brick, now roughcast. Pantiled roof. Two storeys and attics. Five bays: circular windows with 4 keystones each (one replaced by neo-Georgian bay). Heavily rusticated door with quintuple keystone. Very large chimneybreast at west end, with set backs each marked by small triangular or segemental pediments, presumably in moulded brick. Rear wing: 2 storeys, and one bay, with contemporary shaped gable.

Interior. Good contemporary wainscotting. Three diagonally placed fireplaces. Staircase with fat vase-shaped balusters, closed string and scrolled console against lower newel (cf No 14 High St Agnesgate). Two contemporary paintings set into the wainscotting in overmantels of 2 first floor rooms. One shows a rural scene in the foreground of which is a signpost, apparently bearing the initials:


Listing NGR: SE3152571026

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National Grid Reference: SE 31525 71026


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