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127, the Mount

A Grade II Listed Building in Micklegate, York

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.9511 / 53°57'3"N

Longitude: -1.097 / 1°5'49"W

OS Eastings: 459356

OS Northings: 450931

OS Grid: SE593509

Mapcode National: GBR NQSR.9D

Mapcode Global: WHFC3.3YWD

Entry Name: 127, the Mount

Listing Date: 21 April 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1256426

English Heritage Legacy ID: 464913

Location: York, YO24

County: York

Electoral Ward/Division: Micklegate

Built-Up Area: York

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Micklegate Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text


YORK

SE5950NW THE MOUNT
1112-1/24/1093 (South East side)
21/04/83 No.127

GV II

House. 1833; altered c1930; restored 1992. Yellow brick with
painted stone dressings. Hipped slate roof.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys above cellars and 3 bays, with the central
bay projecting slightly. The outer bays have single-storey
canted bay windows which have bracketed cornices and sashes
without glazing bars. The base of the left-hand window is
partly cut into by an inserted C20 cellar doorway. The 1st
floor windows are glazing bar sashes with rubbed brick flat
arches and a sill band. The timber porch has paired pilasters,
and a modillioned cornice which forms the base of a balcony.
This has cast-iron railings with anthemion decoration. The
inner door has panelled reveals, and an overlight with margin
panes. The eaves cornice is modillioned and includes a
triangular pediment above the central bay. Chimneys to left
and right.
INTERIOR: cellars: room at front left, formerly converted to
garage, has wooden car turntable in situ. Ground floor:
staircase to first floor has slender turned balusters and
moulded handrail wreathed at foot around shaped curtail step.
Original plaster work survives in all the main rooms. On first
floor and attics some original fireplaces survive.
(An Inventory of the Historical Monuments of the City of York:
RCHME: South-west of the Ouse: HMSO: 1972-: 127; ).


Listing NGR: SE5935650931

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