Building record MYO1133 - 1 and 2 Monk Bar Court


A pair of houses built in the 18th century, with early 19th century alterations.


Grid reference SE 6053 5225 (point)
Map sheet SE65SW
Unitary Authority City of York, North Yorkshire


Type and Period (2)

Full Description

Pair of cottages. Early C19 with C18 origins. Ground floor in orange-red brick in English garden-wall bond; upper storeys of orange-grey brick in English garden-wall bond; rear of orange brick in random bond. Pantile roof with brick stack.

EXTERIOR: 3 storey 2-window front. Ground floor partially obscured; each cottage has a 12-pane sash window to left of the door, all with cambered arches of orange brick. Similar windows with painted stone sills on first floor, and two 2x6-pane Yorkshire sashes on second floor also with painted stone sills. Rear: two boarded-up windows.

INTERIOR: not inspected.

(City of York: RCHME: The Central Area: HMSO: 1981-: 141). Listing NGR: SE6053652254

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

Houses, Nos. 1, 2, of three storeys and single-fronted, were built in the second quarter of the 19th century but incorporate some earlier brickwork up to first-floor level.

Monument 204; City of York: RCHME: The Central Area: HMSO: 1981-: 141

NMR Information

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

BF060605 1-2 MONK BAR COURT, 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NMR, NMR data (Unpublished document).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  • --- Unpublished document: NMR.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 12:22PM


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