Building record MYO1138 - 1-3 Monkgate

Summary

Two shops , with flats above, built in 1846. Converted to accomodation early 21st century

Location

Grid reference Centred SE 6055 5225 (20m by 16m)
Map sheet SE65SW
Unitary Authority City of York, North Yorkshire

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Type and Period (2)

Full Description

Two shops and flats. 1846. Brick with pantiled roof.

EXTERIOR: 3 storeys and 5 bays. The bays are divided by recessed vertical strips rising through the 1st and 2nd floors and forming alternate wide and narrow panels. The narrow panels (bays 2 and 4) have no 2nd floor window openings and have ground-floor doorways. The wider panels have ground-floor shopfronts, except at the right where there is a carriage entrance with a lintel. The windows are glazing bar sashes with brick flat arches. On the ground floor there is a continuous cornice above the shopfronts and doorways. The shopfronts are divided by pilasters which support round-topped brackets. The doorways have round-headed painted moulded surrounds. The doors each have 2 panels. Above the right-hand doorway there is a plain semicircular overlight. Bracketed timber gutter. Ridge chimneys at right and at each side of 2nd bay.

INTERIOR: not inspected.

(An Inventory of the Historical Monuments of the City of York: RCHME: Outside the City Walls East of the Ouse: HMSO: 1975-: 87). Listing NGR: SE6054852258

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

Houses, Nos. 1, 3, were built by 1846 by James Bowman, coal dealer and wheelwright (YCL, Council Minutes iii, 10 August 1846; Directories). They form a three-storey group of five bays comprising two houses and shops with a carriageway to the rear at the end. The front elevation has recessed vertical strips rising through the first and second floors.

Monument 256; An Inventory of the Historical Monuments of the City of York: RCHME: Outside the City Walls East of the Ouse: HMSO: 1975-: 87


NMR, NMR data (Unassigned). SYO2214.

RCHME, 1975, RCHME Volume 4, Outside the City Walls East of the Ouse (Monograph). SYO2424.

Sources/Archives (2)

  • --- Unassigned: NMR. NMR data.
  • --- Monograph: RCHME. 1975. RCHME Volume 4, Outside the City Walls East of the Ouse.

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Jun 5 2020 1:06PM

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