Building record MYO1066 - 5-7 Nessgate


Numbers 5-7 Nessgate, two houses with shops, now one shop. built in the mid 19th century, amalgamated in the late 19th century.


Grid reference SE 6034 5167 (point)
Map sheet SE65SW
Civil Parish York, City of York, North Yorkshire


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Two houses with shops, now one shop. No.7 mid C19, altered in late C19 when amalgamated with No.5. No.5 of cream-grey brick in variant of Flemish stretcher bond with timber shopfront and first floor bay window; brick corbel cornice to slate roof. No.7 of orange-brown brick in English garden wall bond with timber modillion cornice to slate roof. EXTERIOR: 3-storey 3-window front to No.5 and 3-storey 1-window front, canted on corner, to No.7. Shopfront extends through both buildings and has panelled pilasters beneath coved dentilled cornice between grooved brackets: doors are half-glazed and panelled, and windows of plate glass over panelled risers. No.5 has 3-light canted bay window with moulded dentilled cornice on first floor, with segment-headed 1-pane sashes. Windows on second floor are similar sashes and all have painted stone sills and segmental brick arches. Entrance to No.5 is shop door on canted corner. Windows to Nessgate are 4-pane sashes on both floors, to Coppergate 1-pane sash on first floor and 6-pane sash on second floor, all with painted sills and 1-course cambered arches of brick. INTERIOR: not inspected. (City of York: RCHME: The Central Area: HMSO: 1981-: 167).
Listing NGR: SE6034551674

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

NMR source - List of Buildings of Special Architectural or Historic Interest District of York, 14-MAR-1997

NMR related object -BF060929 7 NESSGATE,

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Record last edited

Jul 6 2020 1:50PM


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