Building record MYO1176 - Mill Mount, former coach house and attached stable yard gateway


Coach house, garage and attached yard gateway; now workshop and store. Coach house built c1850; garage early 20th century. Coach house by JB and W Atkinson for CH Elsey. Exterior: yard front: 2 storeys, 7 bays. Part of All Saints' school.


Grid reference SE 5950 5100 (point)
Map sheet SE55SE
Unitary Authority City of York, North Yorkshire


Type and Period (5)

Full Description

Coach house, garage and attached yard gateway; now workshop and store. Coach house c1850; garage early C20. Coach house by JB and W Atkinson for CH Elsey.

MATERIALS: coach house of orange-grey brick in English garden-wall bond and cast-iron columns; slate hipped roof overhanging on shaped brackets has brick stacks with stone cornices. Garage of red brick in English garden-wall bond and timber boarding; roof of slate and glass with repairs in other materials.

EXTERIOR: yard front: 2 storeys, 7 bays. Three centre bays on ground floor are recessed behind flat timber lintel carried on two cast-iron columns. Behind are 3 doors; to left, original wide 6-panel stable door; in centre, replacement 6-panel door with overlight; to right, wide 4-panel door: between are unequal 12-pane windows. In returns beneath colonnade are narrow 4-panel doors. Left end obscured by added garage covering original 4-panel door with 8-pane overlight. Garage has pitched roof and 4-leaf sliding timber doors with glazed lights. Right end altered to glazed board sliding door with timber lintel. First floor has one 12-pane sash window in centre, four 16-pane sash windows in centre, small 1-pane sash at right end. All openings except central door have flat arches of rubbed brick; windows have painted stone sills. Rear to Mill Mount Lane: on ground floor there are three slit vents with iron grilles, stone sills and lintels; on each side are 16-pane sash windows. First floor windows are 9-pane light to left, 16-pane sash in centre and two 12-pane sashes at right end: all have painted stone sills and flat brick arches.

INTERIOR: tack room to right of stairs retains board panelling, wooden harness pegs and plain fireplace. Garage at right end has pit sunk in floor.

SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: stableyard gateway: gate piers are approximately 6 metres high with moulded stone caps, pilasters with stone imposts and volutes at the head. Board gates are replacements.

Listing NGR: SE5950551002

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

NMR Information
613515 Architectural Survey Investigation by RCHME/EH Architectural Survey

BF060917 MILL MOUNT SCHOOL, YORK File of material relating to a site or building. This material has not yet been fully catalogued.

NMR, 2019, NMR data (Digital archive). SYO2214.

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  • --- Digital archive: NMR. 2019. NMR data.

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Record last edited

Mar 6 2020 5:18PM


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