Building record MYO1526 - 27 Front Street
|Grid reference||SE 5736 5130 (point)|
|Unitary Authority||City of York, North Yorkshire|
|Civil Parish||York, City of York, North Yorkshire|
Type and Period (3)
House, now offices. Mid C18 with late C19 alterations. Brick with some ashlar dressings. Slate mansard roof. EXTERIOR: 2 storeys plus attic. 3 bays. Except for the attic, the windows are sashed without glazing bars and have segmental heads. On the ground floor there is a late C19 brick canted bay window with sandstone lintels. Above, there is a brick storey band. The attic is lit by a single sashed flat-roofed dormer. To the right there is a timber doorcase with fluted pilasters, fluted brackets, an open pediment, a plain semicircular overlight, and a door with 6 raised and fielded panels. Modillioned gutter cornice. Chimneys to left and right. INTERIOR: not inspected. RCHM records original staircase with turned baluster with square knop, turned newels and moulded handrail. Moulded arch divides entrance-passage from stair hall. Ground-floor room has original fireplace and flanking round-headed cupboards. A similar fireplace on the first floor. (RCHME: City of York: South-west of the Ouse: HMSO: 1972-: 114).
Listing NGR: SE5736551305
Derived from English Heritage LB download dated: 22/08/2005
Attached sketch is derived from the Acomb Buildings Survey 2018.
No further description provided.
Related event: (UID 613515) INVESTIGATION BY RCHME/EH ARCHITECTURAL SURVEY
14-NOV-1995 - 14-NOV-1995
2018, Acomb Buildings Survey (Survey). SYO2119.
- --- SYO2119 Survey: 2018. Acomb Buildings Survey.
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Record last edited
Mar 4 2022 11:33AM