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138 and 142, Micklegate

A Grade II Listed Building in Micklegate, York

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Latitude: 53.9563 / 53°57'22"N

Longitude: -1.0906 / 1°5'25"W

OS Eastings: 459774

OS Northings: 451517

OS Grid: SE597515

Mapcode National: GBR NQTP.PJ

Mapcode Global: WHFC3.6TYD

Entry Name: 138 and 142, Micklegate

Listing Date: 19 August 1971

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1257271

English Heritage Legacy ID: 464059

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


1112-1/15/686 (North side)
19/08/71 Nos.138 AND 142


Formerly known as: Nos.138 AND 140 MICKLEGATE.
House. Early C17, altered c1700; remodelled and refronted,
with shopfronts, in mid C19. Timber-framed, now fronted in
stuccoed brick, with timber frieze band; rear of orange-red
brick in random bond. Slate roof with brick stacks, one set
diagonally. L-shaped on plan.
EXTERIOR: 2-storey 4-window front. Shopfronts have panelled
pilasters and plain entablatures between grooved and corbelled
brackets capped with rounded gablets. No.138 has glazed door
between half-canted windows with transoms; No.140 a 4-panel
door to right of 2-light shop window with moulded mullion.
First floor windows are 4-pane sashes over stuccoed sill band.
Rear: 2 storeys, with gabled wing to left. Rear of front range
has glazed and panelled door on ground floor, 12-pane sash on
first floor, both in original openings with cambered brick
arches: to right on both floors, inserted C20 openings. Ground
floor of wing has 4-panel door to left of enlarged window with
18-pane sash; on first floor, two 12-pane sashes with cambered
brick arches. 2-course raised brick band to first floor,
returned on wing.
INTERIOR: inspection not possible. RCHM record timber-framing
in the rear wing and fireplace with bolection moulded
surround: close string staircase with turned bulbous
balusters, square newels with attached half balusters, and
moulded handrail.
(City of York: RCHME: South-west of the Ouse: HMSO: 1972-:

Listing NGR: SE5977451517

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