Building record MYO1523 - THE LODGE

Summary

House, now bank and shop. Late C17 or early C18. It was altered in the late 18th century when an upper storey was added. It is now used as a bank. It is faced with engraved stucco. The building has 3 storeys with stone pilasters at the sides. The roof is of slate, with dentilled eaves. The fenestration includes a shallow bow window at either side with a plain sash window between at 1st storey; 5 renewed sash windows to upper storey without glazing bars.There is a central pilastered doorcase with entablature and heavy cornice. The interior retains good original staircase. Brick, with painted render at the front. Slate roof. 3 storeys. Attached photographs and sketch are derived from the 2018 Acomb Buildings Survey.

Location

Grid reference SE 5740 5132 (point)
Map sheet SE55SE
Unitary Authority City of York, North Yorkshire
Civil Parish York, City of York, North Yorkshire

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Type and Period (4)

Full Description

House, now bank and shop. Late C17 or early C18 with late C18 alterations. Brick, with painted render at the front. Slate roof. EXTERIOR: 3 storeys. 3 principal bays, but with 5 windows on the 2nd floor. To each side of the facade there are pilaster strips with channelled rustication. The outer bays have 2-storey tripartite bowed glazing bar sashes with plain cornices. To the left on the ground floor there is an additional window with a glazing bar sash and with a stucco lintel with keystone. The central bay has a similar window at 1st floor level. The 2nd floor windows are sashed without glazing bars. Modillion gutter cornice. To each side of the facade there are lead rainwater hoppers and downpipes. Gable chimneys. INTERIOR: not inspected. RCHM records original staircase with turned balusters, square newels and moulded handrail. (RCHME: City of York: South-west of the Ouse: HMSO: 1972-: 113).
Listing NGR: SE5740051322

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

Attached photographs and sketch are derived from the 2018 Acomb Buildings Survey.

NMR Information:

1.
5343 FRONT STREET (north side)
Acomb
No 21 (The Lodge)
SE 5751 SW 18/225 14.6.54
Grade II*
2.
Late C17 or early C18. Altered Late C18 and later. Engraved
stucco; 3 storeys, the upper storey added late C18; stone
pilastes at sides; a shallow bow window at either side with a
plain sash window between at 1st storey; 5 renewed sash
windows to upper storey (no glazing bars); central pilaster
doorcase with entablature and heavy cornice; dentilled eaves;
slates. Interior retains good original staircase.
(RCHM Vol. III, Monument 141) (1)

The Lodge situated at SE 5740 5133. (2)

1 List of Buildings of Special Architectural or Historic Interest DOE (HHR) City of York N Yorks June 1983 98
2 Ordnance Survey Map (Scale / Date) 1:2500, 1968

Related EventL (UID 613515)

INVESTIGATION BY RCHME/EH ARCHITECTURAL SURVEY
Architectural Survey
14-NOV-1995 - 14-NOV-1995


2018, Acomb Buildings Survey (Survey). SYO2119.

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  • --- Survey: 2018. Acomb Buildings Survey.

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Mar 7 2022 2:45PM

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