Building record MYO880 - 14 Shambles


14 The Shambles. An early 19th century shop and house, incorporating the remains of an earlier timber framed building. The building was altered and extended in the 20th century and is now part of a restaurant.


Grid reference SE 6046 5187 (point)
Map sheet SE65SW
Unitary Authority City of York, North Yorkshire


Type and Period (5)

Full Description

House, now part of restaurant. Early C19, incorporating elements of earlier structure; C20 alteration and extension. Timber-framed, fronted in orange-brown brick in Flemish bond with timber shop window; brick stack to tiled roof. EXTERIOR: 2 storeys and attic; 1-window front. Shopfront has glazed and panelled door and 3-light transomed window. First floor window is 16-pane sash with painted sill and painted channelled wedge lintel. Attic window is flat-topped dormer with 2-light casement. INTERIOR: ground floor rooms fitted with C20 incised panelling. Timber-frame much altered with exposed joists and a stud partition wall. (City of York: RCHME: The Central Area: HMSO: 1981-: 215).
Listing NGR: SE6046651874

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

NMR Information:

(SE 60475187-O.S 1/2500, 1963)

1. SHAMBLES (east side)

No 14

SE 6051 NW 28/531 14.6.54


Probably C17 and originally timber framed but much altered and
restored. Two storeys plus attic; faced with early C19 brick; one
sash window with channelled lintel; plain eaves; one dormer.
Part of the original open stall is incorporated in the shop
front with wood canopy above. (RCHM Vol V, Monument 426).

1 List of Buildings of Special Architectural or Historic Interest 309 City of York, June 1983.
2 List of Buildings of Special Architectural or Historic Interest District of York, 14-MAR-1997

BF061121 14 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 2:40PM


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