MUKER LITERARY INSTITUTE AND ATTACHED WALL AND RAILINGS

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1203739
Date first listed:
04-Oct-1994
Statutory Address:
MUKER LITERARY INSTITUTE AND ATTACHED WALL AND RAILINGS

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Location

Statutory Address:
MUKER LITERARY INSTITUTE AND ATTACHED WALL AND RAILINGS

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

County:
North Yorkshire
District:
Richmondshire (District Authority)
Parish:
Muker
National Park:
YORKSHIRE DALES
National Grid Reference:
SD 90999 97876

Details

SD99NW MUKER

14/10001 Muker Literary Institute and attached wail and railings

- II

Literary institute. 1867. Coursed rubble stone with ashlar dressings and slate roof plus coped gables with kneelers and a single gable stack. Quoins and raised band. 2 storey, with lower room below entered from south, and hall above entered from west. West front has projecting porch to upper hall reached up a flight of 6 steps, porch has moulded round arched doorway with keystone and chamfered jambs with bands, plus 4-panel door. Above a flat hood with plain decorative top. The west front is topped with a curved Dutch gable with kneelers and ball finial. South front, 2 storey, 3 windows, with to left a round headed doorway with 4-panel door and plain fanlight in a plain ashlar surround with keystone and moulded impost. To the right 2 round headed glazing bar sashes with similar surrounds and keystones. Above 3 pairs ofplain sashes in ashlar surrounds with shouldered heads. Attached to the south west corner a stone retaining wall topped with spearhead railings.

Listing NGR: SD9099997876

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
382299
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 01 Jun 2003
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