Building record MYO1039 - 5-7 Ogleforth, including 1 John Saville Court


A pair of houses built circa 1840 and renovated in 1985.


Grid reference Centred SE 6051 5221 (17m by 16m)
Map sheet SE65SW
Unitary Authority City of York, North Yorkshire


Type and Period (3)

Full Description

Includes: No.1 JOHN SAVILLE COURT. Pair of houses. c1840 with earlier origins; renovated c1985. Front of orange-grey mottled brick in Flemish bond, rear incorporates orange brickwork in random bond; stuccoed window lintels and timber guttering; tiled roof at front, pantile at rear; brick stacks.

EXTERIOR: 2-storey 4-window front. Carriage arch and two doorcases have reeded jambs: arch has frieze with grooved keyblock, doorcases beaded friezes beneath flat cornice hoods on reeded consoles. All windows are 12-pane sashes with painted sills and channelled wedge lintels with grooved keyblocks. Moulded eaves guttering on paired modillions.

INTERIOR: not inspected.

(City of York: RCHME: The Central Area: HMSO: 1981-: 172). Listing NGR: SE6052752214

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

Houses, Nos. 3, 5, 7, of two storeys and attics, were built c. 1830 as a pair, with a through-carriageway between them. Later in the 19th century the E. house was divided into two. An earlier wall, of 17th or 18th-century date, is incorporated into the back. The windows have segmental heads

Monument 293; City of York: RCHME: The Central Area: HMSO: 1981-: 172

NMR Information

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

BF060949 3-7 OGLEFORTH, YORK File of material relating to a site or building. This material has not yet been fully catalogued.

NMR, NMR data (Unpublished document). SYO2214.

RCHME, 1981, City of York Volume V: The Central Area (Monograph). SYO65.

Sources/Archives (2)

  • --- Unpublished document: NMR. NMR data.
  • --- Monograph: RCHME. 1981. City of York Volume V: The Central Area.

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Record last edited

Jun 5 2020 11:38AM


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