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17, Bridge Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Micklegate, York

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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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1259353

English Heritage Legacy ID: 462985

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


1112-1/28/126 (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

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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