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Postern House

A Grade II Listed Building in Guildhall, York

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Coordinates

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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1256411

English Heritage Legacy ID: 464943

Location: York, YO1

County: York

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

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Listing Text


YORK

SE6051SW TOWER PLACE
1112-1/21/1134 (North West side)
24/06/83 No.1
Postern House

GV II

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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