GRAND OPERA HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1149453

Date first listed: 04-Feb-1975

Statutory Address: GRAND OPERA HOUSE, 1-7, OXFORD STREET

Map

Ordnance survey map of GRAND OPERA HOUSE
© Crown Copyright and database right 2018. All rights reserved. Ordnance Survey Licence number 100024900.
© British Crown and SeaZone Solutions Limited 2018. All rights reserved. Licence number 102006.006.
Use of this data is subject to Terms and Conditions.

The above map is for quick reference purposes only and may not be to scale. For a copy of the full scale map, please see the attached PDF - 1149453 .pdf

The PDF will be generated from our live systems and may take a few minutes to download depending on how busy our servers are. We apologise for this delay.

This copy shows the entry on 21-Nov-2018 at 20:13:17.

Location

Statutory Address: GRAND OPERA HOUSE, 1-7, OXFORD STREET

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

County: North Yorkshire

District: Harrogate (District Authority)

National Grid Reference: SE 30258 55468

Summary

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

Reasons for Designation

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

History

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

Details

1. OXFORD STREET 5338 Nos 1 to 7 (consec). Grand Opera House. SE 3055 SW 14/133 II



2. Circa 1900 by Frank A Tugwell, altered and interior restored 1972 by Roderick Ham. Irregular corner site. 3 storeys and attics. 8-bay entrance front with octagonal tower on corner surmounted by cupola. Slated roof with parapets and coped gables. Red brick with stone dressings. Architraved sash windows, some with cornices and pediments. Arched theatre entrance. Modern shop. Edwardian interior with plasterwork enriched with floral motifs and gilded. Panelled ceiling with centred dome. Carved circle and balcony fronts enriched with masks, swags and putti. 2 tiers of boxes with bowed fronts and flanked by pilasters carrying cornice of broken pediments. Architraved proscenium opening with central oval cartouche flanked by cornucopiae. Proscenum with moulded cornice and frieze enriched with masks and scroll decoration. Interesting entrance foyer in 'Art Nouveau' style with frieze in low relief by Frances Darlington. Included for interior.

Listing NGR: SE3025655460

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number: 329903

Legacy System: LBS

End of official listing