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18, 20 and 22, Pavement

A Grade II Listed Building in Guildhall, York

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Latitude: 53.9587 / 53°57'31"N

Longitude: -1.0795 / 1°4'46"W

OS Eastings: 460496

OS Northings: 451794

OS Grid: SE604517

Mapcode National: GBR NQXN.2N

Mapcode Global: WHFC3.DR6K

Entry Name: 18, 20 and 22, Pavement

Listing Date: 24 June 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1256916

English Heritage Legacy ID: 464422

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


1112-1/28/859 (South East side)
24/06/83 Nos.18, 20 AND 22


Public house, now shops and offices. Dated 1893, remains of
c1700 house incorporated in No.18; C20 shopfronts.
MATERIALS: pargeted front with applied timber-framing; rear
retains earlier wall of red brick in random bond with one
rendered wing and one wing of mottled brick in English
garden-wall bond; roof to front range slate with tile
cresting, rear roofs pantile; brick stacks, and terracotta
finial to gable.
EXTERIOR: 3-storey 3-bay front, left bay gabled with attic.
Replacement shopfronts framed in original fluted and carved
pilasters with frieze and moulded cornice on grooved and
gableted brackets. Left end doorcase has raised-panel door in
panelled reveals beneath carved frieze and scrolled pediment
enriched with flutes and egg-and-dart, beneath segment-headed
overlight. On first floor, centre and right bays have
mullioned and transomed sash windows of 2 and 4 lights. Left
bay, recessed between posts with corbelled heads each
supporting a carved sphinx, accommodates 5-light elliptical
bow window with carved lintel. Second floor windows are of 2
and 4 mullioned lights with moulded sills, left one on shaped
brackets and with carved lintel on brackets. Mullions and
transoms are moulded. Carved and moulded first floor cornice
forms bressumer over recessed left bay and rises into scrolled
pediment over each window. Coved eaves cornice over centre and
right bays is pargeted with foliage trails interspersed with
cartouches: attic bressumer carved with stylised floral motifs
with date in centre. Attic window is of 2 lights set in
decorative timber-framing with curved and ogee braces. Gable
is barge-boarded with winged devil finials at base of gable
slopes, and broken dragon finial at apex. Pargeting
encompasses two painted representations of York City Arms.
Rear: original gabled rear wall of 3 storeys and attic;
3-storey gabled wing projects to left and 3-storey 2-window
extension to right. Ground floor obscured by later building.
On upper floors, openings altered with later sash windows;
raised brick band to attic of original rear wall.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
(City of York: RCHME: The Central Area: HMSO: 1981-: 178).

Listing NGR: SE6049651794

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