Building record MYO1613 - 20 Davygate
|Grid reference||SE 6027 5189 (point)|
|Unitary Authority||City of York, North Yorkshire|
Type and Period (6)
- HOUSE (Mid C18, Early C18 to Mid C18 - 1733 AD to 1766 AD)
- HOUSE (Mid C19, Early C19 to Mid C19 - 1833 AD to 1866 AD)
- SHOP (Mid C19, Early C19 to Mid C19 - 1833 AD to 1866 AD)
- SHOP (C20, Late C19 to C20 - 1900 AD to 1999 AD)
- GRAVESTONE (1776, Late C18 - 1776 AD to 1776 AD)
- GRAVESTONE (1787, Late C18 - 1787 AD to 1787 AD)
House and shop. Mid C19 rebuild of mid C18 house, with C20 shopfront. Front of pink-grey brick in Flemish bond, with timber cornice; right wall of orange-brown brick; slate roof with brick stacks.
EXTERIOR: 3-storey, 2-window front. Shopfront framed in grooved pilasters with moulded imposts, beaded panel fascia and moulded cornice, with recessed glazed door at left; shop door set within arcade of plate glass showcase windows, with band of divided transom lights across street front. Upper floor windows are 12-pane sashes, those on first floor with cambered arches of orange brick, on second floor over painted stone sill band. Moulded modillion eaves cornice. Right return: forms boundary wall to former burial ground to St Helen's Church, St Helen's Square (qv). 3 storeys and attic; 3-bay gable wall. Right bay blank; left bay projects as external stack and has 3-course first floor band. Centre bay has 12-pane sash windows on first floor, unequal 9-pane sashes on second floor, and 16-pane sash to attic, all with renewed stone sills and flat arches. Grave monuments propped against wall include re-carved headstone to William and Anna Peckitt (d.1776 and 1787 respectively), parents of William Peckitt, glass painter.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
(City of York: RCHME: The Central Area: HMSO: 1981-: 129). Listing NGR: SE6026751886
Derived from English Heritage LB download dated: 22/08/2005
(152) House, No. 20, of brick, heightened, extended and refitted in the late 19th century when the front elevation was set back, incorporates the N.W. side wall of a three-storey early 18th-century building which bounded part of St. Helen's burial ground (20).
City of York: RCHME: The Central Area: HMSO: 1981-: 129
613515 Architectural Survey Investigation by RCHME/EH Architectural Survey
BF060523 20 DAVYGATE, 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.
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Record last edited
Jun 28 2020 3:28PM