Building record MYO5081 - 4-14 Low Ousegate


Group of 6 houses with shops built circa 1810-20. The buildings have later alterations and now in use as shops, a public house and a sandwich bar. Listed as 4,6 and 8, 10 and 12, and 14 Low Ousegate.


Grid reference Centred SE 6026 5168 (43m by 32m)
Map sheet SE65SW
Unitary Authority City of York, North Yorkshire


Type and Period (7)

Full Description

(259) Houses and Shops, Nos. 4, 6, 8, a pair, are of stock brick in Flemish bond. The windows have hung sashes in flush frames, but most of the glazing bars have gone.

(260) Houses and Shops, Nos. 10, 12, a pair, are of facing brick in Flemish bond, but No. 10 has been overpainted. The windows have hung sashes in recessed frames and flat arches of gauged brick. Between the shop fronts is a central doorway with moulded architrave and half-round fanlight with radial glazing bars.

(261) House and Shop, No. 14, of facing brick, is very similar to Nos. 10, 12, but the windows are of slightly taller proportions.

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

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

BF060966 4-14 LOW OUSEGATE, 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.

Protected Status/Designation

Related Monuments/Buildings (3)

Related Events/Activities (1)

Record last edited

Jul 4 2020 5:10PM


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