Monument record MYO4556 - 36 The Shambles


36 The Shambles. Late 14th century timber framed house with late 15th century additions. The building is of two storeys with an oversailing upper floor. The shop front is modern.


Grid reference SE 6045 5186 (point)
Map sheet SE65SW
Unitary Authority City of York, North Yorkshire
Civil Parish York, City of York, North Yorkshire


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Full Description

NMR Information:

(SE 60455186-O.S 1/2500, 1963)

1. SHAMBLES (west side)

No 35

SE 6051 NW 28/544 14.6.54


Late C14 and late C15. Timber-framed; 2 storeys. The older portion
is the rear wing which has an open hall at 1st storey. The gabled
front is cement-rendered and with oversailing upper storeys
and all restored. One renewed casement window and a modern bow shop
window and doorway to ground storey. The interior has exposed
timber-framing. The association of the building with St Margaret
Clitherow, as recorded on a wood plaque, is erroneous. (RCHM
Vol V, Monument 436).

1 List of Buildings of Special Architectural or Historic Interest 312 City of York, June 1983.

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Record last edited

Aug 16 2019 10:33AM


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