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Latitude: 53.9409 / 53°56'27"N
Longitude: -1.0925 / 1°5'33"W
OS Eastings: 459666
OS Northings: 449806
OS Grid: SE596498
Mapcode National: GBR NQTW.81
Mapcode Global: WHFC9.660N
Entry Name: County Stand at York Racecourse
Listing Date: 11 January 1995
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1257527
English Heritage Legacy ID: 463765
Location: York, YO23
Electoral Ward/Division: Micklegate
Built-Up Area: York
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: York St Chad
Church of England Diocese: York
1112-1/3/527 County Stand at York Racecourse
Racecourse stand. c1840 with early C20 alterations and
extensions. Cast-iron and timber with boarded awning on iron
trusses: slate hipped roof with wide eaves on timber brackets.
EXTERIOR: 2-storey 11-bay front arcaded in two tiers of
segmental arches on twisted columns with floral capitals on
tall pedestals and with spandrels filled with openwork
arabesques. Lower tier is open at the front: 8 bays have
curved awning with scalloped valance above. Upper tier has
ornate balustrade of cast-iron openwork panels.
INTERIOR: lower tier stepped and fitted with wooden bench
seats. Rear partition wall incorporates glazed and panelled
doors and coat pegs. Behind partition wall, close string
staircase has substantial turned balusters and shaped handrail
on square sunk-panel newels with ball and pedestal finials.
Both tiers have moulded cornices.
Listing NGR: SE5966649806
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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