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52, Skeldergate

A Grade II Listed Building in Micklegate, York

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Latitude: 53.9551 / 53°57'18"N

Longitude: -1.0834 / 1°5'0"W

OS Eastings: 460243

OS Northings: 451390

OS Grid: SE602513

Mapcode National: GBR NQWP.7Y

Mapcode Global: WHFC3.BVB9

Entry Name: 52, Skeldergate

Listing Date: 14 February 1977

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1256634

English Heritage Legacy ID: 464710

Location: York, YO1

County: York

Electoral Ward/Division: Micklegate

Built-Up Area: York

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: York St Mary, Bishophill Junior

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text


1112-1/21/911 (South West side)
14/02/77 No.52


Sawmill and timber warehouse; now gymnasium. 1839; later
alteration. For John Henry Cattley. Pink mottled brick in
Flemish bond, with ashlar dressings; hipped roof of Welsh
slate, with wrought-iron corner brackets.
EXTERIOR: 3-storey 5-bay front, with slightly projecting end
bays. Ground floor arcade of five round arches, formerly open,
the end ones now closed by panelled double doors, centre ones
blocked by brick walling and C20 radial-glazed windows. Former
lifting door in centre of first floor, between segment-arched
windows, and semicircular blind recesses containing similar
windows in outer bays. On second floor, former lifting door in
centre between circular openings, and flat arched windows in
outer bays. Arcade impost band on ground floor; painted ashlar
first floor band; moulded ashlar sills to openings in first
and second floor outer bays.
INTERIOR: two massive cylindrical brick piers on ground floor.
Roof constructed of 7 king-post trusses of heavy scantling,
with raking struts and a ridge beam.
(City of York: RCHME: South-west of the Ouse: HMSO: 1972-:

Listing NGR: SE6024351390

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