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73 and 75, Micklegate

A Grade II Listed Building in Micklegate, York

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Latitude: 53.957 / 53°57'25"N

Longitude: -1.0885 / 1°5'18"W

OS Eastings: 459909

OS Northings: 451601

OS Grid: SE599516

Mapcode National: GBR NQVP.48

Mapcode Global: WHFC3.7SXT

Entry Name: 73 and 75, Micklegate

Listing Date: 14 June 1954

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1257314

English Heritage Legacy ID: 464017

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


1112-1/15/661 (South side)
14/06/54 Nos.73 AND 75


House. c1730, C19 alteration with shopfront, and extension.
Possibly for John Riley. Red-brown brick in Flemish bond with
timber doorcase, stone plinth band and orange-red brick window
arches; rear wing rendered. Cavetto moulded eaves cornice.
Roof tiled at front, pantiled at rear with brick stacks.
Town house plan.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys and attic; 3-window front. Shopfront with
sunk panelled jambs and plain cornice, and half canted plate
glass window to left of recessed half glazed door with
overlight. To right, doorcase with moulded architrave, fluted
frieze and consoles beneath moulded cornice hood; three steps
up to 6-panel door with divided overlight. First floor windows
are tall unequal 15-pane sashes beneath flat arches: 12-pane
sashes on second floor, left end one with box frame and heavy
glazing bars. Painted stone sills to all windows. Raised first
and second floor bands. Fall pipe on fleur-de-lys clamps.
INTERIOR: inspection not possible. RCHM record: open string
staircase with turned balusters and newel, and swept moulded
handrail. On ground floor: moulded and keyed semicircular
staircase arch with panelled soffit on panelled pilaster
responds. Two doorways in staircase hall, one with early C19
architrave with reeded jambs and plain angle blocks, second
with original architrave and door of 6 fielded panels: cellar
doorway has similar moulded architrave and door.
On first floor: front room with panelling, moulded cornice and
late C18 fireplace. Close string staircase to attic. Attics:
gypsum plaster floors.
(City of York: RCHME: South-west of the Ouse: HMSO: 1972-:

Listing NGR: SE5990951601

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