Building record MYO1373 - 137 Holgate Road


Mid C19. White brick with ashlar dressings. Hipped slate roof.


Grid reference SE 5889 5126 (point)
Map sheet SE55SE
Civil Parish York, City of York, North Yorkshire


Type and Period (2)

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House, now private college. Mid C19. White brick with ashlar dressings. Hipped slate roof. EXTERIOR: 2 storeys above cellar. 3 bays. The facade has 2 sill bands. The windows of the left-hand bay, and the right-hand first-floor window, are tripartite sashes without glazing bars under elliptical brick arches with keystones. The middle sashes of each window are wider; the lights are separated by engaged shafts with moulded caps and have semicircular heads. The central window on the 1st floor is sashed without glazing bars and has a semicircular head, and engaged shafts to left and right. At the right on the ground floor there is a canted bay window on a brick base. Its sashes have rounded upper corners and there are columns at the angles and a bracketed cornice. The ashlar porch is supported on 2 Tuscan columns and has a bracketed cornice and brick pilaster responds. The divided door has partly-glazed round-headed panels. The overlight is divided into 2 panes. The sprocketed overhanging eaves are decorated with bobbin-like projections at intervals. Chimneys to left and right. To the left there is a lower 2-storey blank wall to an attached wing. It has pilaster strips to left and right and a parapet wall with coping which is swept downwards in the centre. INTERIOR: not inspected.
Listing NGR: SE5889451266

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

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Record last edited

Mar 6 2020 4:53PM


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