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GAZEBOS IN GARDENS OF NUMBERS 7 AND 8

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: GAZEBOS IN GARDENS OF NUMBERS 7 AND 8

List entry Number: 1150140

Location

GAZEBOS IN GARDENS OF NUMBERS 7 AND 8, PARK STREET

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: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 330193

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List entry Description

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

SE 3071 RIPON PARK STREET 1/19 (north side) 27.5.49 Gazebos in gardens of Nos 7 and 8

II*

Early C18, perhaps linked in mid C19. Red brick. Ashlar dressings. Pyramidal pantile roofs. Two 2-storey pavilions with plaster coves, ashlar bands and rusticated ashlar quoins, linked by a 2-storey gallery (which has brick over-sailing courses to rear). The ground floor of the latter is divided into 4 brick tunnel-vaulted bays reached through semi-circular arches with rusticated ashlar jambs and voussoirs. The first floor has an ashlar balustrade with balusters of square plan, and with umbrella-shaped knobs 1/3 way up; piers with some traces of ornamental carving on their fronts. Rear of gallery has 4 niches with rusticated ashlar jambs and voussoirs set against a wall which only reaches up to their impost level. Gallery reached by doors from first floor of each pavilion, that from No 8's with a 2-centred arch.

History. Although little is known about this unusual building, the property was owned by the Baynes family from 1679 until 1791. They may well have been built by 1719, when Richard Baynes' will refers to the burgage as "Cupola Close". The only detailed C18 map which shows them does not show the link, which is the most unusual feature, and it might therefore be C19. However, everything about the link (except the apparently mid C19 doorway from the second floor of No 8's pavilion onto the gallery) appears to be contemporary with the 2 pavilions. Pending further evidence, the building history remains a mystery.

Listing NGR: SE3094571350

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National Grid Reference: SE 30945 71350

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