Building record MYO864 - 44 Shambles


44 The Shambles, a timber framed house dating from the late 15th century and refronted in the late 18th century. The building was altered and converted into a shop in the mid 19th century and renovated in 1945.


Grid reference SE 6043 5189 (point)
Map sheet SE65SW
Unitary Authority City of York, North Yorkshire
Civil Parish York, City of York, North Yorkshire


Type and Period (4)

Full Description

House, now shop. Late C15, refronted in late C18; mid C19 alteration and shopfront; renovated 1954. Timber-framed, front of buff-orange brick in English garden-wall bond, rear rendered; timber guttering on paired modillions; pantile roof with brick stack. EXTERIOR: 3-storey 1-window front. Shop has glazed door with divided overlight to left of 2x8-pane horizontal sliding sash window. 4-pane hung sashes on first and second floors. Rear: 3 storeys and attic; 1-window gable wall, timber-frame exposed. Windows are horizontal sliding sashes, of 3x12 panes on ground floor, 2x or 3x6 panes on first and second floors and to attic. INTERIOR: timber-frame remains substantially intact on all floors. Close string staircase with turned balusters and moulded handrail rises around open well to second floor. (City of York: RCHME: The Central Area: HMSO: 1981-: 219).
Listing NGR: SE6043851895

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

NMR Information:

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

BF061135 44 THE SHAMBLES, YORK File of material relating to a site or building. This material has not yet been fully catalogued.

NMR, NMR data (Unassigned). SYO2214.

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  • --- Unassigned: NMR. NMR data.

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Record last edited

Jun 29 2020 3:01PM


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