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Numbers 70, 70a and 72 and Walls and Railings Attached Numbers 70a and 72

A Grade II Listed Building in Micklegate, York

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Latitude: 53.954 / 53°57'14"N

Longitude: -1.0972 / 1°5'49"W

OS Eastings: 459343

OS Northings: 451251

OS Grid: SE593512

Mapcode National: GBR NQSQ.8C

Mapcode Global: WHFC3.3WT6

Entry Name: Numbers 70, 70a and 72 and Walls and Railings Attached Numbers 70a and 72

Listing Date: 24 June 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1257595

English Heritage Legacy ID: 463704

Location: York, YO24

County: York

Electoral Ward/Division: Micklegate

Built-Up Area: York

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: York St Paul

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text


1112-1/19/481 (North side)
24/06/83 Nos.70, 70A AND 72
and walls and railings attached to
Nos.70A and 72


Three houses. 1846-7, with C20 alterations. Brick with painted
stone dressings. Slate roofs.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys (No.70 with attic). The windows are sashed
with painted rusticated lintels which have keystones and
segmental soffits. The 1st floor windows have a sill band. Nos
70A and 72 are of one main bay each, but No.72 has a second
smaller window to the right on the 1st floor, above its
doorway. The doorcases are coupled, with 2 engaged Ionic
columns and a plain central panelled pilaster, and with
panelled reveals. The doors are C20 and partly glazed, and the
overlights are rectangular and plain. No.70, at the right, is
of 2 bays and has 2 flat-roofed C20 attic dormers. The
right-hand window on the ground floor is narrow and has a
pilaster doorcase immediately to its right. Above the C20
panelled door there is a plain rectangular overlight. The
gutters are carried on timber brackets. Ridge chimneys at left
and between Nos 70 and 70A.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: in front of Nos 70A and 72 there is a
brick wall with stone copings, supporting railings with cast
finials, and 2 gates with iron gateposts which have ball
finials. At the left it adjoins the railings to No.74 (qv) It
is connected to the houses by plain railings between Nos 70A
and 72 and between Nos 70 and 70A.
(RCHME: City of York: London: 1972-: 126).

Listing NGR: SE5934351251

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