Building record MYO1226 - 15 Market Street


A house dating from the mid 19th century, now a shop.


Grid reference SE 6031 5178 (point)
Map sheet SE65SW
Unitary Authority City of York, North Yorkshire


Type and Period (2)

Full Description

House now shop. c1840 with C20 alterations and shopfront. Part painted brick in Flemish bond, part stuccoed; timber eaves frieze; slate roof with brick stack.

EXTERIOR: 4 storeys; 4 bays to Market Street, 2 bays to Peter Lane, and canted bay on corner. Market Street front has shopfront of plain pilasters and deep fascia beneath shallow cornice. On first floor, windows are unequal 12-pane sashes with raised sill band: on second floor similar taller windows with narrow sills: on third floor, squat 6-pane sashes with narrow sills. All have painted flat arches of gauged brick. Canted bay has 15-pane window on first floor and blocked windows on second and third floors. On Peter Lane front, all windows are blocked except for one 12-pane sash between first and second floors.

INTERIOR: not inspected. Included for group value as part of a good group of early C19 houses on Market Street.

(City of York: RCHME: The Central Area: HMSO: 1981-: 158).
Listing NGR: SE6033651772

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

(267) House, No. 15, at the corner of Peter Lane, of four storeys in brick, with slate roofs, is of the mid 19th century. The Market Street elevation is of four bays, the Peter Lane elevation of two bays, with a recessed splayed corner between them of one bay. The ground floor has been completely modernised as a shop, while the fenestration above, originally of hung-sash windows, has been much altered.

City of York: RCHME: The Central Area: HMSO: 1981-: 158

NMR Information

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

BF060774 15 MARKET STREET, SANDWICH File of material relating to a site or building. This material has not yet been fully catalogued.

NMR, NMR data (Unassigned). SYO2214.

RCHME, 1981, City of York Volume V: The Central Area (Monograph). SYO65.

Sources/Archives (2)

  • --- Unassigned: NMR. NMR data.
  • --- Monograph: RCHME. 1981. City of York Volume V: The Central Area.

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Record last edited

Jul 4 2020 12:09PM


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