Building record MYO1298 - 56-58 Lord Mayors Walk


A mirrored pair of houses dating from circa 1845-50. Built of brick with painted stone and timber dressings, the roof is of slate.


Grid reference Centred SE 6027 5251 (15m by 14m)
Map sheet SE65SW
Unitary Authority City of York, North Yorkshire


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Mirrored pair of houses. c1845-50. Brick with painted stone and timber dressings. Slate roof. EXTERIOR: 3 storeys plus attic and cellars. Each house 2 bays. The windows to the upper storeys are glazing bar sashes with brick flat arches. On the ground floor there are white-painted canted bay windows on brick bases which contain cellar windows. Each house has 2 flat-roofed dormers. The paired central doorcases have Ionic pilasters with acanthus necking and a cornice with egg-and-dart moulding. The recessed 4-panel doors have overlights. Gable chimneys. 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-: 83).
Listing NGR: SE6027852511

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

NMR Information

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

BF060760 54-58 LORD MAYOR'S WALK, YORK File of material relating to a site or building. This material has not yet been fully catalogued.

NMR, NMR data (Unassigned). SYO2214.

Sources/Archives (1)

  • --- Unassigned: NMR. NMR data.

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Record last edited

May 1 2020 2:30PM


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