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MUKER LITERARY INSTITUTE AND ATTACHED WALL AND RAILINGS

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: MUKER LITERARY INSTITUTE AND ATTACHED WALL AND RAILINGS

List entry Number: 1203739

Location

MUKER LITERARY INSTITUTE AND ATTACHED WALL AND RAILINGS

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

County: North Yorkshire

District: Richmondshire

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Muker

National Park: YORKSHIRE DALES

Grade: II

Date first listed: 04-Oct-1994

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 382299

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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

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National Grid Reference: SD 90999 97876

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