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Railwaymens Club and Institute

A Grade II Listed Building in Micklegate, York

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.9552 / 53°57'18"N

Longitude: -1.0921 / 1°5'31"W

OS Eastings: 459671

OS Northings: 451393

OS Grid: SE596513

Mapcode National: GBR NQTP.CX

Mapcode Global: WHFC3.6V67

Entry Name: Railwaymens Club and Institute

Listing Date: 19 August 1971

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1259530

English Heritage Legacy ID: 462817

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: Micklegate Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text


YORK

SE5951SE BLOSSOM STREET
1112-1/20/54 (North West side)
19/08/71 Nos.22, 24 AND 26
Railwaymen's Club and Institute

GV II

Two houses and warehouse, now railwaymen's club. 1789, altered
early C19 and 1934. Painted brick with slate roof.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys and 5 bays. The windows are sashed, except
for the ground and first-floor windows in the 4th and 5th bays
which are glazing bar sashes. Bays one to 3 have a continuous
timber entablature above the ground floor. This has a fillet
with continuous guttae and is supported at the left by a
pilaster and at the right by paired pilasters to each side of
the entrance. This now has recessed C20 entrance doors but was
originally a carriageway. At the left there are 3 low cellar
entrances, partly blocked. To the right of the 3rd bay there
is a lead rainwater hopper and downpipe. Dentilled and
modillioned cornice gutter. The left-hand gable has a chimney
with truncated cap in front of the ridge. Axial chimney on
ridge between 4th and 5th bays.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
(RCHME: City of York: South-west of the Ouse: HMSO: 1972-:
64).


Listing NGR: SE5966651399

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