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Club Chambers and Railings Attached at Front

A Grade II Listed Building in Guildhall, York

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Latitude: 53.9605 / 53°57'37"N

Longitude: -1.0863 / 1°5'10"W

OS Eastings: 460050

OS Northings: 451992

OS Grid: SE600519

Mapcode National: GBR NQVN.M0

Mapcode Global: WHFC3.8QZ4

Plus Code: 9C5WXW67+6F

Entry Name: Club Chambers and Railings Attached at Front

Listing Date: 14 March 1997

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1257113

English Heritage Legacy ID: 464238

Location: Guildhall, York, YO1

County: York

Electoral Ward/Division: Guildhall

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: York

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: York St Michael-le-Belfrey

Church of England Diocese: York

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1112-1/28/788 (South East side)
Club Chambers and railings attached
at front


Offices; attached area wall and railings at front. 1875. By
George Fowler Jones.
MATERIALS: red brick in Flemish bond, banded in white, black
and moulded brick, some cogged; stone bands of nailhead and
cable mouldings; moulded bracketed cornice and eaves frieze of
faience incorporating panels of glazed tile: low stone plinth
to Lendal front; slate roofs with corniced brick stacks,
timber bracketed guttering and wrought-iron finials.
EXTERIOR: basement, 3 storeys and attics; 3-bay range with
mansard roof between stone quoined end bays, right one steeply
cross-gabled, left one with 2-storey canted bay window and
pyramidal roof. Central 6-panel door between narrow side
lights in doorcase of rusticated square section piers and
moulded dentilled cornice hood on heavy console brackets. All
windows are 1-pane sashes: those on ground and first floors
have segmental arches of polychrome brick, on second floor
shouldered lintels. Ground floor windows have stone sills,
those on second floor window guards on wide sills on elaborate
brackets. In centre range attic windows are 1-pane sashes with
moulded timber jambs; in left end bay, 2-light casement in
semicircular gabled dormer with finial; in right end bay,
narrow 1-pane sash with plain sill and segmental arch.
Lendal front: 2 storeys and attics: 2 bays, both stone
quoined. Detailing as for main front, with two windows in left
bay, one in right bay. At front, low chamfered wall
incorporating square section piers with domed caps supports
horizontal railings, set diagonally, with serrated upper edge
and square baluster standards incorporating monogram YCC.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: cast-iron railings on brick and stone

Listing NGR: SE6005051992

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