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19 and 21, Micklegate

A Grade II Listed Building in Micklegate, York

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Latitude: 53.9571 / 53°57'25"N

Longitude: -1.0859 / 1°5'9"W

OS Eastings: 460075

OS Northings: 451614

OS Grid: SE600516

Mapcode National: GBR NQVP.P7

Mapcode Global: WHFC3.9S4R

Entry Name: 19 and 21, Micklegate

Listing Date: 19 August 1971

Last Amended: 14 March 1997

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1257358

English Heritage Legacy ID: 463977

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


1112-1/28/639 (South side)
19/08/71 Nos.19 AND 21
(Formerly Listed as:


House. Late C15 front range, part demolished in 1966; rear
wing added c1600; front roof altered and jetties cut back in
early C18; late C19 remodelling and shopfront.
MATERIALS: both parts timber-framed, originally with wall tile
infill, encased partly in brick later; front of stuccoed brick
with painted dressings and raised vermiculated quoins;
rendered rear range; pantile roofs. 2-bay front range,
parallel to street, with 4-bay rear extension.
EXTERIOR: 3-storey 3-window front. Shopfront framed in
panelled pilasters with Tudor flower roundels, and dentilled
cornice between gableted frieze blocks enriched with foliar
motifs, over coved and fluted brackets carved in high relief
with acanthus leaves. Upstairs entrance door of 4 sunk panels
with shaped overlight to right of C20 shop window and door. On
first floor, central 3-light canted bay window with dentilled
cornice: flanking windows and those on second floor are 1-pane
sashes in shouldered architraves with moulded sills on shaped
brackets. Eaves frieze band enriched with Tudor flower
INTERIOR: timber-frame survives intact in both parts of
building, except at front, and includes framed winder stair in
rear wing: studded cross walls and partitions on both floors
of both ranges, and massive chimney stack visible on first and
second floors. Front range has roughly chamfered original
floor joists. Rear range: wide fireplace and side oven beneath
segmental timber lintel on ground floor. On first floor,
fireplace with set-pot stone; at rear, reset C17 panelling.
Front range roof has three crown post trusses with clasped
purlins, purlin braces and longitudinal braces. Rear wing roof
has four collar trusses on jowled posts with sole pieces, side
purlins and longitudinal braces.
(City of York: RCHME: South-west of the Ouse: HMSO: 1972-:

Listing NGR: SE6007551614

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