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Latitude: 53.957 / 53°57'25"N
Longitude: -1.0844 / 1°5'3"W
OS Eastings: 460178
OS Northings: 451600
OS Grid: SE601516
Mapcode National: GBR NQWP.18
Mapcode Global: WHFC3.9SWV
Entry Name: Varvils Warehouse
Listing Date: 20 June 1989
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1256832
English Heritage Legacy ID: 464506
Location: York, YO1
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
SE6051NW QUEEN'S STAITH
1112-1/28/898 (West side)
20/06/89 Varvil's Warehouse
Warehouse. 1849. Designed by J B and Wm Atkinson for Mr Robert
Varvill. Orange-red brick in English bond, with ashlar
dressings and timber eaves band; truncated brick stack at
right side of hipped roof of Welsh slate.
EXTERIOR: basement, 2-and-a-half storeys and attic; 3-bay
front. Rusticated ashlar basement with three segment-arched
openings, all now blocked: centre arch wider than outer
arches. On upper floors, centre bay treated as 2-and-a-half
storey semicircular arch on pilasters, between full-height
outer pilasters. On ground floor, part-glazed and panelled
double doors in centre bay, between single-light windows.
Mezzanine floor above has 4-light lunette flanked by
round-headed windows. Second floor has segment-headed double
doors in centre with round-headed window on each side. On
attic floor, windows are tall sashes beneath continuous
lintel, with raised sill band rising to form shallow pediment
over centre bay arch. Stone sills to windows on ground and
second floors; raised bands below mezzanine, second and attic
INTERIOR: not inspected.
Listing NGR: SE6017851600
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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