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Number 5 and Attached Railings and Gates

A Grade II Listed Building in Micklegate, York

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.9564 / 53°57'22"N

Longitude: -1.0892 / 1°5'21"W

OS Eastings: 459861

OS Northings: 451524

OS Grid: SE598515

Mapcode National: GBR NQTP.ZH

Mapcode Global: WHFC3.7TKC

Entry Name: Number 5 and Attached Railings and Gates

Listing Date: 24 June 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1256873

English Heritage Legacy ID: 464463

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: Micklegate Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text


YORK

SE5951NE PRIORY STREET
1112-1/15/881 (North East side)
24/06/83 No.5
and attached railings and gates

GV II

Manse, and garden railings and gates to front; now offices.
c1860. Possibly by GT Andrews.
MATERIALS: pink-grey mottled brick, in Flemish bond at front,
English garden-wall bond to left side, on brick plinth; ashlar
doorcase and banding; brick frieze beneath coved timber eaves
cornice on shaped brackets; hipped roofs of slate, with brick
stack. Cast-iron railings, gates and gate posts; stone plinth,
terminating at left in brick pier with ashlar cap.
EXTERIOR: 2-storey 3-bay front, with 2-storey 1-bay wing to
left. Main front has steps up to plain pilaster and cornice
doorcase with 4-panel door and semicircular fanlight. First
floor centre window is 12-pane sash; flanking windows on both
floors are paired 12-pane sashes. All windows have cambered
heads beneath flat arches of brick. Sill bands to ground and
first floor windows, and raised band to first floor. Wing has
3-light canted bay window with 1-pane sashes on ground floor,
and unequal 9-pane sash on first floor; both have stone sills,
and first floor window cambered head beneath flat arch.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: railings and gate posts are turned,
railings with tapering concave-sided tips and gate posts with
bulbous bases and ball finials; terminal pier has moulded
cornice beneath pyramidal cap.

Listing NGR: SE5986451523

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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