ODEON CINEMA

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1203754
Date first listed:
24-May-1988
Statutory Address:
ODEON CINEMA, EAST PARADE

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Location

Statutory Address:
ODEON CINEMA, EAST PARADE

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 30548 55256

Details

1. 5338 EAST PARADE (east side) SE 3055 SE 16/184 Odeon Cinema II 2. Cinema. 1936. By Harry Weedon for the Odeon circuit. Brown brick and faience, roof not visible. Notionally 2 storeys and attic with tower set between. 1:5-bay facade and rounded corner entrance; deep plan of 4:3:1 bays. In the Modern Movement style of the circuit. Corner entrance on right has 4 renewed double doors in quadrant beneath canopy and green-banded faience wall. The entrance sits in front of a round-ended wing which projects to right and has strip window to right end and word 'ODEON' in illuminated letters beneath parapet having green band. To left of entrance is the brick tower which sandwiches a tall faience fin having 'CINEMA' in red letters on each side. Facade to left of tower has exit on left of 5 tall strip windows which rise from black faience plinth; above each is a small rectangular window and green-banded parapet with horizontal slit windows. End bay to left is of brick with door in faience surround under 2 square windows. Right return:, brick, with piers between bays and brick-banded parapet wall; 3:1 bays step down on right. Interior: lobby has stair rising between tall rounded piers; coffered ceiling. Auditorium altered,having later screen set in front of the original so as to conceal finned side-wall panels and the coved and rounded screen side-piers. Built to seat 1,647 as a copy of the Sutton Coldfield Odeon. Attached shops to front left are not of special interest.

Listing NGR: SE3054855256

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
382334
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.

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Date: 13 Oct 2002
Reference: IOE01/05797/25
Rights: Copyright IoE Prof. W J Hume. Source Historic England Archive
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