Monument record MYO4759 - 5-44 Dove St


5-44 Dove Street: a terrace of two storey houses built in c.1838, now demolished.


Grid reference Centred SE 5997 5119 (52m by 79m)
Map sheet SE55SE
Civil Parish York, City of York, North Yorkshire


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

NMR related event 1995 RCHME Architectural Survey

Related Object BF060527 5-44 DOVE STREET, YORK

Dove Street 39 houses 1827/30 Each 1½ bays x 2 storeys; third storey added to Nos. 15, 16, 18. To be built in 1827 (YH 13/10/1827); in 1829 Joseph Shouksmith, plumber and glazier, and his wife Hannah were erecting houses 'in the parish of Bishophill the Younger in the new road to Baggergate Lane' (YCA, E.98, f. 83). Mentioned in Hargrove's Guide to the City of York (1838). Fine variety of doorcases; window arches of plain brick or cement with key blocks. Largely demolished

'Topographical List of Houses Built Between 1800 and 1850', in An Inventory of the Historical Monuments in City of York, Volume 3, South west (London, 1972), pp. 123-130.

NMR, NMR data (Unassigned). SYO2214.

RCHME, 1972, RCHME City of York Volume III South-west of the Ouse (Monograph). SYO64.

Sources/Archives (2)

  • --- Unassigned: NMR. NMR data.
  • --- Monograph: RCHME. 1972. RCHME City of York Volume III South-west of the Ouse.

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Record last edited

Mar 6 2020 1:04PM


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