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77 and 79, Micklegate

A Grade II Listed Building in Micklegate, York

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Latitude: 53.957 / 53°57'25"N

Longitude: -1.0886 / 1°5'18"W

OS Eastings: 459904

OS Northings: 451598

OS Grid: SE599515

Mapcode National: GBR NQVP.48

Mapcode Global: WHFC3.7SWV

Entry Name: 77 and 79, Micklegate

Listing Date: 14 June 1954

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1257318

English Heritage Legacy ID: 464021

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


1112-1/15/663 (South side)
14/06/54 Nos.77 AND 79


House. c1790, with mid C19 alteration and C20 shopfront. Front
of stucco incised to resemble ashlar; rear of orange-red brick
in stretcher bond; timber modillion cornice to hipped slate
roof with scrolled corner brackets and brick stack.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys; 3 bays on both fronts of corner site.
Shopfront on Micklegate, retaining earlier cornice, returns
along Trinity Lane, with canted corner door, approached by
shaped stone step. At left end of Micklegate front, upstairs
door of 6 fielded panels beneath overlight, approached by
stone steps, recessed in doorcase of narrow pilasters with
triglyph frieze and moulded cornice hood on fluted console
brackets. Upper floors of both fronts have blind openings in
centre, flanked by 4-pane sashes, all beneath incised wedge
lintels. Sill bands to both floors and raised second floor
band return on Trinity Lane front.
INTERIOR: ground floor: moulded cornice to entrance hall;
round arch to staircase hall, on pilaster responds with fluted
keyblock and imposts. Open string staircase with shaped
treadends, slender turned balusters and ramped-up moulded
handrail rises from ground floor to attic. Original fireplaces
with cast-iron grates survive throughout. In attic, one plank
and muntin partition wall survives.
No.79 listed on 01/07/68.
(City of York: RCHME: South-west of the Ouse: HMSO: 1972-:

Listing NGR: SE5990451598

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