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Latitude: 53.9577 / 53°57'27"N
Longitude: -1.0847 / 1°5'4"W
OS Eastings: 460155
OS Northings: 451682
OS Grid: SE601516
Mapcode National: GBR NQVP.Y0
Mapcode Global: WHFC3.9SQ9
Entry Name: 17, Bridge Street
Listing Date: 14 March 1997
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1259353
English Heritage Legacy ID: 462985
Location: York, YO1
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
SE6051NW BRIDGE STREET
1112-1/28/126 (North side)
Department store, now shop and offices. Dated 1911. Orange-red
brick in English garden wall bond; window arches of orange
gauged brick with buff terracotta dressings; pilasters,
cornice and parapet coping of faience; slate roof, in 3
parallel ranges, gabled at rear.
EXTERIOR: Bridge Street front 3 storeys, 3 bays, with
subsidiary bay set back at right end. Rusticated ground floor
with rusticated pilaster strips, outer ones with carved laurel
garlands in frieze blocks. Upper floors articulated by giant
Ionic pilasters carrying plain entablature with cornice
enriched with bead mouldings. Parapet obscures roof. 3
shopfronts on ground floor, 2 with curved corners and glazed
double doors, left one later replacement. Each bay on first
floor has one 2-light plate glass window with segmental
transom. On second floor, centre bay has clock in moulded
stone roundel between rusticated dwarf pilasters with moulded
imposts, flanked by narrow cross windows; outer bays each have
three cross windows. Raised second floor band forms sill band
to outer bay windows. Date stone beneath clock.
Right return to river: 3 storeys, 4 unequal bays. Shopfronts
on ground floor between rusticated pilaster strips with
egg-and-dart impost mouldings. First floor windows recessed
beneath segmental arches of radiating voussoirs on rusticated
piers, behind balconies balustraded with plain railings and
inset patterned panels. Windows are of 3 lights and
incorporate doors with inset oval lights.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
Listing NGR: SE6015551682
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