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Number 92 and Railings Attached at Front and Rear

A Grade II* Listed Building in Micklegate, York

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Latitude: 53.957 / 53°57'25"N

Longitude: -1.0893 / 1°5'21"W

OS Eastings: 459853

OS Northings: 451593

OS Grid: SE598515

Mapcode National: GBR NQTP.Y8

Mapcode Global: WHFC3.7SJW

Entry Name: Number 92 and Railings Attached at Front and Rear

Listing Date: 14 June 1954

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1257288

English Heritage Legacy ID: 464033

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


1112-1/15/671 (North side)
14/06/54 No.92
and railings attached at front and


House, with area railings attached to front and rear. c1789,
with C19 alteration; renovated 1989. Red brick in Flemish bond
on stone plinth, with painted stone dressings and doorcase;
modillion and dentil cornice of timber to hipped slate roof
with truncated brick stack at rear. Iron railings on low stone
plinths at front and rear.
EXTERIOR: 3-storey 3-window front. At left end, stone steps
with bootscrapers lead to 6-panel door in architrave with
moulded cornice hood. All windows are 4-pane sashes with flat
arches of gauged brick; those on ground and second floors have
painted stone sills, sill band on first floor. Raised first
floor band. At right end of cornice, inverted bell-shaped
rainwater head with fallpipe on clamps enriched with
fleurs-de-lys. Rear: 4-pane sashes in enlarged openings with
segmental arches. 3-course raised band of brick at first
floor, and brick dentil eaves cornice.
INTERIOR: ground floor: moulded dado rail and cornice in
entrance hall. Round arch on pilasters with moulded imposts
leads to staircase hall. Moulded round arch at foot of
staircase leads to rear left room. Cantilevered staircase with
slender turned balusters and moulded handrail wreathed at foot
around column newel on shaped curtail step, rises from ground
to second floor. Front room has dado rail beneath applied
plaster wall mouldings, and dentil cornice with coved fluted
frieze. First floor: moulded cornice to landing. Front room
has fielded panelling and shutters in window reveals; doorcase
with fluted frieze, rosette paterae, and moulded cornice;
moulded frieze and cornice; fireplace with fluted frieze and
dentil cornice shelf. Second floor: dentilled moulded cornice
to landing. Original fireplaces survive in all three rooms.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: railings at front are square section with
pointed tips: railings at rear have anthemion tips and
standards with urn finials.
(City of York: RCHME: South-west of the Ouse: HMSO: 1972-:

Listing NGR: SE5985351593

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