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The Bar Hotel

A Grade II Listed Building in Micklegate, York

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Latitude: 53.9559 / 53°57'21"N

Longitude: -1.0906 / 1°5'26"W

OS Eastings: 459771

OS Northings: 451472

OS Grid: SE597514

Mapcode National: GBR NQTP.PN

Mapcode Global: WHFC3.6TXQ

Entry Name: The Bar Hotel

Listing Date: 24 June 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1257269

English Heritage Legacy ID: 464057

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


1112-1/20/684 (South West side)
24/06/83 No.129
The Bar Hotel


House, now public house. 1861, converted 1865. Pink and cream
mottled brick, front in Flemish bond, ground floor painted;
plinth and sill bands of painted stone; timber modillion eaves
cornice, returned at each end; slate roof with brick stacks
and 3-light window in flat dormer. Central entrance plan.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys with cellars and attic; 3-window front.
Barred cellar windows in plinth flank entrance steps. Panelled
double doors and tall overlight recessed in pilastered
doorcase with segmental pediment. Windows are 4-pane sashes,
those flanking entrance set in tall rectangular niches.
Windows on ground floor have sills, on first and second floors
raised sill bands; all have flat arches of brick.
Rear: windows are 12-pane sashes. Left return: tall
elliptical-arched doorway altered to C20 window.
Right return: first floor entrance, reached by steps in
adjacent City walls (qqv), has C20 glazed door and screen
beneath original flat arch. Round-arched radial-glazed sash
window above, and paired 12-pane sashes with painted stone
sills and flat arches to attic.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
(Dissertation for MA in Architectural Building Conservation:
Davison Andrew P: "A Good House, fit for the purpose: Public
House Design in York": De Montfort University: 1993-: 41).

Listing NGR: SE5977351467

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

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