Building record MYO1026 - 7 Park Street

Summary

House, built in 1836 by Thomas Rayson, contractor, for himself. Brick with some stone dressings. Hipped concrete tile roofs. Exterior: 3 storeys above cellars. Main house symmetrical and of 3 bays. One-bay addition to right. Used as a school 1850-60, now a house.

Location

Grid reference SE 5961 5117 (point)
Map sheet SE55SE
Unitary Authority City of York, North Yorkshire

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Type and Period (3)

Full Description

House. Built in 1836 by Thomas Rayson, contractor, for himself. Brick with some stone dressings. Hipped concrete tile roofs.

EXTERIOR: 3 storeys above cellars. Main house symmetrical and of 3 bays. One-bay addition to right. The windows of the main house have rusticated stone lintels. On the ground and 1st floors the windows have casements below 2 fixed lights. At the right on the ground floor these fixed lights have margin panes and on the 1st floor they are divided into small panes. The 2nd floor windows are glazing bar sashes. The added bay is slightly taller and has tripartite glazing bar sash windows to each floor, with brick flat arches and has a separate hipped roof. The doorway, in the central bay of the main house, has a pilaster doorcase with modillion cornice, and a 4-panel door with plain overlight.

INTERIOR: not inspected.

(An Inventory of the Historical Monuments of the City of York: RCHME: South-west of the Ouse: HMSO: 1972-: 128).
Listing NGR: SE5961151170

Derived from English Heritage LB download dated: 22/08/2005

7 Park Street. 1836. Building land for sale YG 6/3/1847. All up by 1850 when first rated. 3 bays x 1 bay added x 3 storeys. Built in 1836 by Thomas Rayson, contractor for himself.

An Inventory of the Historical Monuments of the City of York: RCHME: South-west of the Ouse: HMSO: 1972-: 128

NMR Information

613515 Architectural Survey Investigation by RCHME/EH Architectural Survey

BF060972 7 PARK STREET, YORK File of material relating to a site or building. This material has not yet been fully catalogued


NMR, NMR data (Unassigned). SYO2214.

RCHME, 1972, RCHME City of York Volume III South-west of the Ouse (Monograph). SYO64.

Sources/Archives (2)

  • --- Unassigned: NMR. NMR data.
  • --- Monograph: RCHME. 1972. RCHME City of York Volume III South-west of the Ouse.

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Record last edited

Feb 28 2020 11:50AM

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