Building record MYO1555 - 2 Front Street
|Grid reference||SE 5747 5133 (point)|
|Unitary Authority||City of York, North Yorkshire|
|Civil Parish||York, City of York, North Yorkshire|
Type and Period (5)
House, now shop and office. Late C18 with some C20 alterations. Brick. Slate roof to main building and plain tile to left-hand wing. EXTERIOR: 2 storeys and 3 bays. The facade has a one-course brick band at 1st floor sill level, and a straight joint to the left of the middle bay. The windows are glazing bar sashes. The outer bays have 2-storey canted bay windows. The central window on the 1st floor has a rubbed brick flat arch. The doorcase has thin plain pilasters, and shaped brackets supporting a shallow dentilled cornice. The door has 6 raised and fielded panels, and the overlight is divided into 3 panes. The gutter cornice is dentilled. The gables are coped and have chimneys. Set back to the left is an added 2-storey wing. It has a sash window with 4 over 4 panes on the ground floor, a small casement window towards the right on the 1st floor, and a doorway at the right with a C20 timber doorcase and 6-panel door. INTERIOR: not inspected. RCHM records original staircase with turned balusters and moulded handrail. 2 original fireplaces on first floor. (RCHME: City of York: South-west of the Ouse: HMSO: 1972-: 111).
Listing NGR: SE5747951338
Derived from English Heritage LB download dated: 22/08/2005
Attached photographs are derived from the 2018 Acomb Buildings Survey.
No additional 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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Mar 4 2022 11:30AM