Building record MYO1393 - 13 High Petergate


House built in the early 19th century with a shopfront inserted in the late 19th century. Further alterations and extensions took place in the 20th century.


Grid reference SE 6017 5218 (point)
Map sheet SE65SW
Unitary Authority City of York, North Yorkshire


Type and Period (3)

Full Description

House, now shop. Early C19 with late C19 shopfront and alterations; further alteration and extension of C20. Painted brick in Flemish bond; slate roof with 2-light window in flat-topped dormer.

EXTERIOR: 3 storeys and attic; 1-bay front. Shop window framed in plain pilasters with moulded imposts and flat cornice: glazed and sunk-panel door and overlight recessed at left of 2-light plate glass window over sunk-panel riser. Windows on first and second floors are 12-pane sashes, shorter on second floor, with painted stone sills and flat arches.

INTERIOR: not inspected. Included for group value as an integral part of this important historic street.

(City of York: RCHME: The Central Area: HMSO: 1981-: 184). Listing NGR: SE6017152184

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

House, No. 13, is of three storeys and cellar, was builty in the early 19th century with one room on each floor and the staircase behind. Additions were made ith the late 19th and 20th centuries. The front elevation, of one bay, is of brick in Flemish bond and has a later shop window. Inside, some original fittings remain including the staircase with square balusters, but all the fireplaces have been replaced. The kitchen is in the cellar.

1981. An Inventory of the Historical Monuments in the City of York. Volume V, the Central Area. P 184. London: RCHME. Monument 331

NMR Information

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

BF061010 13 HIGH PETERGATE, YORK 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

May 14 2020 4:20PM


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