Building record MYO1480 - 48 Goodramgate


House dating from circa 1700 and remodelled in the late 18th century. In the 20th cenury the building was re-roofed and a shopfront inserted.


Grid reference SE 6045 5209 (point)
Map sheet SE65SW
Unitary Authority City of York, North Yorkshire


Type and Period (4)

Full Description

House, now estate agency. c1700 with earlier origins, remodelled in late C18; further alteration later, and C20 re-roofing and shopfront. Timber-framed with stucco front; pantile roof, hipped at front, with rebuilt brick stack.

EXTERIOR: 3-storey 3-window front. Shopfront incorporates former passage arch at left. Upper floor windows are 12-pane sashes with painted sills, taller on first floor. Eaves frieze on shaped brackets.

INTERIOR: fragments of timber-framing visible on second floor. Close string staircase with bulbous balusters, square newels with attached half balusters and pendants, and flat moulded handrail, rises from ground to second floor. Ground floor: area of stone-flagged floor in former passage survives. On first floor, one re-used early C18 3-panel door survives, and reset door architrave carved with shell and leaf motifs. On second floor, front rooms have basket grates in plain fireplaces; plank door with pegged-on panelling leads to attic.

(City of York: RCHME: The Central Area: HMSO: 1981-: 143).
Listing NGR: SE6045852093

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

House, No. 54, of three bays and three storeys in brick, was built by William Woodell, cordwainer, about the mid 18th century (YCA, E97, f. 185). It has a wide original carriageway at the N. end. The ground floor is used as a shop and the upper floors are not accessible.

Monument 219; City of York: RCHME: The Central Area: HMSO: 1981-: 143

NMR information

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

BF060632 48 GOODRAMGATE, 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

Jun 14 2020 11:05AM


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