Building record MYO5073 - 6 Silver Street


6 Silver Street was built in 1841 as a house and police station. The building has since been divided up. Replaced by the police staiton built in Clifford Stret.


Grid reference Centred SE 6038 5187 (19m by 20m)
Map sheet SE65SW
Unitary Authority City of York, North Yorkshire


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

(446) Range of houses, on S.W. side of street, of brick with a slate-covered roof, is of two storeys and was built in 1841; it incorporated a new Police Station which remained in the building until 1892 when new premises were erected in Clifford Street (VCH, York, 466). The elevation is nine bays long, divided by pilasters with simple capitals, but has been much altered, although a few original sash windows remain on the first floor. The short front to Jubbergate has a pediment enclosing a bull's-eye, and two windows below flanked by pilasters. The interior has been converted into shops.

An Inventory of the Historical Monuments in City of York, Volume 5, Central. Originally published by Her Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1981.

NMR Information

BF061153 6 SILVER STREET, 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

Jul 4 2020 11:43AM


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