Building record MYO1201 - HOLY TRINITY RECTORY


Built at the end of the 19th century by Walter Brierly, this is a house of orange-brown brick of Queen Anne Revival style of 2 storeys and 3 bays fronting Micklegate, and2 storeys, an attic and 6 windows fronting the garden. The roof is of slate. The rectory lies adjacent to the Church of the Holy Trinity.


Grid reference SE 5989 5157 (point)
Map sheet SE55SE
Civil Parish York, City of York, North Yorkshire


Type and Period (2)

Full Description

Rectory and attached outbuildings fronting on Trinity Lane. 1898. By WH Brierley. MATERIALS: orange-brown mottled brick in English bond with dressings of orange gauged brick; sprocketed roof of slate with overhanging bracketed eaves; hipped cross gables and coped end gable with brick kneelers; brick stacks with pilaster strips and moulded cornices. Trinity Lane front has sandstone doorway. STYLE: Queen Anne Revival. EXTERIOR: Micklegate front: 2 storeys, 3 bays, centre bay projecting and having clasping pilaster strips. Front door of 3 raised panels with overlight in right return of centre bay, beneath flat stone hood on slim cast-iron post and foliate brackets. Windows to front are cross windows with casements on ground and mezzanine floors, and 2-light sliding sashes on first floor. On ground floor of left bay are paired 12-pane sash windows beneath continuous flat arch with painted stone keyblock, to left of 8-pane sash with flat arch. On second floor are paired 8-pane sashes in orange brick surround with flat arch to left, and 2-light sash window to right. All windows unless otherwise indicated have quoined surrounds with flat arches of gauged and painted chamfered stone sills. Garden front: 2 storeys and attic; 6 window front on low chamfered plinth, the two left end windows in projecting gabled wing. Clasping pilaster strips to wing and at right end of front. Half glazed door in right return of wing. All windows are 12-pane sashes with painted chamfered sills, in quoined openings with flat arches of gauged brick. Two dormers with 2-light small pane casements in attic. Trinity Lane front: wall approximately 6 metres high with glazed tile coping. In centre, quoined Tudor-arched doorway with panelled door, and 'HOLY TRINITY RECTORY' carved in low relief in lintel. INTERIOR: not inspected.
Listing NGR: SE5989851572

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

Lawrence Hannah, 2013, Design Statement - Holy Trinity Rectory (Typescript). SYO1957.

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  • --- Typescript: Lawrence Hannah. 2013. Design Statement - Holy Trinity Rectory.

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Apr 11 2017 4:30PM


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