Building record MYO808 - 29 Stonegate


Number 29 Stonegate, a house and shop built circa 1840, with later alterations. The shopfront was replaced in the late 19th century.


Grid reference SE 6026 5204 (point)
Map sheet SE65SW
Unitary Authority City of York, North Yorkshire


Type and Period (5)

Full Description

House and shop. c1840 with later alterations and altered late C19 shopfront. Orange-grey brick in Flemish bond with timber shopfront and eaves cornice; pantile roof.

EXTERIOR: 3-storey 1-window front. Shopfront framed in fluted pilasters with broad canted frieze and cornice terminating in bulbous brackets. Glazed and panelled door recessed between plate glass windows over moulded panel risers. Windows on first and second floors are 16-pane sashes with painted sills and channelled wedge lintels. Moulded eaves cornice.

INTERIOR: staircase with slender turned balusters and serpentine moulded handrail survives.

(City of York: RCHME: The Central Area: HMSO: 1981-: 231).
Listing NGR: SE6026352043

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

(482) House and shop, No. 29, of brick with tiled roof, is a three-storey, single-fronted building of the second quarter of the 19th century. It has a conventional plan with staircase running parallel to the street, set between the front and back rooms; the original fittings include a reeded plaster cornice with floral stops and the staircase. An early water closet discovered on the second floor in 1972 is now in the Castle Museum.

An Inventory of the Historical Monuments in the City of York. Volume V, the Central Area. P 231. London: RCHME

NMR Information

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

BF061179 29 STONEGATE, 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 21 2020 7:16PM


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