Building record MYO1205 - 40 Micklegate


A mid 19th century, pink brick and painted stone, three storey, 2 window-fronted building, with an attic. Includes a cantilevered staircase.


Grid reference SE 5998 5165 (point)
Map sheet SE55SE
Unitary Authority City of York, North Yorkshire


Type and Period (6)

Full Description

Shop and flats. c1840, with later C19 and C20 alteration and extension. Pink mottled brick in Flemish bond at front; pink and red mottled brick in English garden-wall bond at rear; painted stone and timber dressings. Moulded eaves cornice on heavy grooved brackets to slate roof; left end brick stack. EXTERIOR: 3 storeys and attic; 2-window front. Pilastered shopfront with dentil cornice on paired scrolled brackets, complete with blind boxes and fittings. First floor windows are 4-pane sashes; those on second floor altered to C20 2-light casements with coloured glass upper lights; attic windows squat 6-pane sashes. First and second floor windows have flat arches. Moulded cornice above shopfront forms sill band to first floor windows; second floor windows have painted stone sills; moulded band beneath attic windows. INTERIOR: open-string cantilevered staircase around oval well, with timber stairs, slender cast-iron stick balusters and moulded swept-up mahogany handrail; moulded dado rail. In rear room, late C19 fireplace and grate, with moulded cornice shelf on shaped brackets. (City of York: RCHME: South-west of the Ouse: HMSO: 1972-: 127).
Listing NGR: SE5998251655

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

Information derived from NMR

Shop and flats. Built circa 1840, with later 19th and 20th century alteration and extension. Exterior: 3 storeys and attic; 2-window front

613515 Architectural Survey Investigation by RCHME/EH Architectural Survey
BF060805 40 MICKLEGATE, YORK File of material relating to a site or building. This material has not yet been fully catalogued.

NMR, NMR data (Unassigned). SYO2214.

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  • --- Unassigned: NMR. NMR data.

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Record last edited

Feb 7 2020 10:20AM


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