Building record MYO810 - 32 Stonegate


A house dating from the early 19th century, with a late 19th century extension to the rear added whrn the building was converted into a shop. The building was renovated and a new shop window inserted in the late 20th century.


Grid reference SE 6023 5203 (point)
Map sheet SE65SW
Unitary Authority City of York, North Yorkshire


Type and Period (3)

Full Description

House, now shop. Early C19, altered and extended at rear in late C19; renovated with new shop window in late C20. Orange-grey brick in Flemish bond; timber cornice; brick stacks to pantile roof.

EXTERIOR: 3-storey 2-window front. Shopfront of 3 arcaded plate glass lights incorporating door at right end and round passage arch on shaped imposts further right. First floor has 16-pane sashes, second floor 6-pane casement windows, all with painted sills and flat arches of orange gauged brick. Moulded and modillioned eaves cornice.

INTERIOR: cantilevered dogleg staircase has lower flights of stone treads with concave undersides: upper flights are wooden. Cast-iron balusters are square section, hollow sided on lower flights; handrail ramped up and wreathed at foot on shaped curtail step. In first floor front room, hemi-domed niches flank chimney breast.

(City of York: RCHME: The Central Area: HMSO: 1981-: 222).
Listing NGR: SE6023052042

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

(461) House, No. 32, of two bays and three storeys in brick, was built in the early 19th century. It is one room deep with a staircase set transversely at the rear. The ground floor was converted to shop premisis in the late 19th century and an extension built to the rear. The street elevation, in Flemish-bonded brickwork, has two sash windows to the first floor, with flat arches of guaged brick, flush moulded frames and stone sills. Two smaller windows above have had the sashes replaced by modern casements. There is a moulded and modillioned eaves cornice. Internally, the cantilevered staircase has simple cast-iron balusters with a mahogany handrail, stone treads to the two flights form the ground to first floor, and wooden treads above.

1981. An Inventory of the Historical Monuments in the City of York. Volume V, the Central Area. P 222. London: RCHME

No. 32 of the early C19 on the site of the probable birthplace of Guy Fawkes.

Pevsner N and Neave D 1972. The Buildings of England:Yorkshire: York and the East Riding, p234. London: Penguin

NMR Information

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

BF061181 32 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 20 2020 1:05PM


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