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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: 1150152



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: 06-May-1970

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 330127

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SE 3171 RIPON MARKET PLACE 1/46 (east side) 6.5.70

No 2 GV (The Unicorn Hotel) [formerly listed as Nos 1 and 2 (The Unicorn Hotel)]


C18. Third floor added later, probably in early C19. Former coaching inn. White-washed brick. Four storeys. Modillioned and dentilled wooden eaves cornice. Three bays: cased sashes: 2-storey canted bays with moulded wooden cornices on ground and first floors. Six-panelled door and semi-circular fanlight in deep reveals, with Tuscan ¾  columns taking entablature. Above this is suspended tne early or mid C18 flat moulded wooden hood, on moulded scrolled consoles. Above this is a unicorn in relief, and above this again is a semi-circular board with "Posting House" in good C19 sans-serif capitals. Ground, first and second floor of rear have brick bands and cased flush-framed sashes: 6 bays.

Listing NGR: SE3127371238

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National Grid Reference: SE 31273 71238


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