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Micklegate Post Office

A Grade II Listed Building in Micklegate, York

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Latitude: 53.9565 / 53°57'23"N

Longitude: -1.0897 / 1°5'22"W

OS Eastings: 459831

OS Northings: 451545

OS Grid: SE598515

Mapcode National: GBR NQTP.WF

Mapcode Global: WHFC3.7TC6

Entry Name: Micklegate Post Office

Listing Date: 17 July 1995

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1257290

English Heritage Legacy ID: 464035

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


1112-1/15/673 (South side)
17/07/95 No.95
Micklegate Post Office


House. Probably C16, with mid C17 extension; later alteration
and C20 shopfront. Timber-framed, with rendered and
colour-washed front underbuilt in red brick in stretcher bond;
rear extension of brick. Timber bargeboard to gabled pantile
roof with brick stack.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys and attic, with jettied first floor; 1
window front, gabled to street. Shop door with small-pane
glazing to right of plate glass window. First and second floor
windows are of 2 lights in C20 frames.
INTERIOR: not inspected but RCHM record timber studded walls
visible on all floors; late C18 Carron duck's nest firegrate;
and staircase with splat balusters. The central truss of the
rear range said to have "curved upper cruck", probably curved
principal truss.
(City of York: RCHME: South-west of the Ouse: HMSO: 1972-:

Listing NGR: SE5984551535

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