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Latitude: 53.9554 / 53°57'19"N
Longitude: -1.0809 / 1°4'51"W
OS Eastings: 460406
OS Northings: 451419
OS Grid: SE604514
Mapcode National: GBR NQWP.SV
Mapcode Global: WHFC3.CVH4
Entry Name: Postern House
Listing Date: 24 June 1983
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1256411
English Heritage Legacy ID: 464943
Location: York, YO1
Electoral Ward/Division: Guildhall
Built-Up Area: York
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: York All Saints, Pavement
Church of England Diocese: York
SE6051SW TOWER PLACE
1112-1/21/1134 (North West side)
House. Early C19. Red-grey brick in Flemish bond, with
doorcase and eaves cornice of timber, and brick end stacks to
Welsh slate roof. Central-entry plan.
EXTERIOR: 2-storey 2-window front. Central doorcase of engaged
fluted Doric columns, beaded panelled frieze and cornice hood:
2 steps lead to door of 6 raised and fielded panels, beneath
margin-glazed overlight, recessed in incised panelled reveal.
All windows are 16-pane sashes with renewed sills and flat
arches of gauged brick, those on first floor cut by dentilled
and bracketed cornice. Yorkshire Insurance firemark dated 1824
on first floor.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
(City of York: RCHME: The Central Area: HMSO: 1981-: 235).
Listing NGR: SE6040651419
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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