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Mill Mount House and Attached Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Micklegate, York

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Latitude: 53.952 / 53°57'7"N

Longitude: -1.0956 / 1°5'44"W

OS Eastings: 459448

OS Northings: 451037

OS Grid: SE594510

Mapcode National: GBR NQSR.L1

Mapcode Global: WHFC3.4XKP

Entry Name: Mill Mount House and Attached Railings

Listing Date: 24 June 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1257283

English Heritage Legacy ID: 464071

Location: York, YO24

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


1112-1/19/697 (South West side)
24/06/83 Mill Mount House and attached


House, now offices. Mid C19 with C20 alteration. Probably by
JB and W Atkinson. Stucco with hipped slate roof.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys with attic. Main facade to The Mount 3
bays. The walls of the lowest storey are slightly battered and
have channelled rustication. The windows are sashed. On the
1st floor they have lugged architraves with cornices,
pulvinated friezes, and balconies with iron railings. On the
2nd floor they have architraves with cornices and a moulded
sill band. Attic windows are inserted into the deep frieze,
which has carved timber brackets supporting oversailing eaves
and has plasterwork pentagons between brackets. At
ground-floor level the left-hand bay has a C20 external
aluminium entrance porch. Ridge chimney. The right-hand return
wall, facing Albemarle Road, is also of 3 bays but has
2-storey canted bay windows to its outer bays, and the central
1st floor bay is blind except for a small inserted C20 window.
The left-hand return wall, facing Mill Mount, has no window
openings in its rusticated ground floor. At the left it has
two 2nd floor windows with architraves and cornices above a
window which has 2 round-headed lights flanking a central
blind light, with low iron railings to the casement windows
and brackets supporting a cornice with central segmental
pediment. At the right there is a projecting bay which has 1st
and 2nd floor windows with architraves and cornices. On the
ground floor there is a doorway with a bracketed cornice hood
which forms a balcony to the 1st floor window, with a front of
stucco and ironwork.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
(Bartholomew City Guides: Hutchinson J and Palliser DM: York:
Edinburgh: 1980-: 285-6).

Listing NGR: SE5944851037

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