Building record MYO871 - 1 Shambles
|Grid reference||SE 6044 5191 (point)|
|Unitary Authority||City of York, North Yorkshire|
Type and Period (7)
- TIMBER FRAMED BUILDING (C14, Medieval - 1300 AD to 1399 AD)
- HOUSE (C17, Post Medieval to Late C17 - 1600 AD to 1699 AD)
- HOUSE (Early C18, Late C17 to Early C18 - 1700 AD to 1732 AD)
- HOUSE (Later alterations, Early C18 to Unknown - 1733 AD)
- SHOP (Mid C19, Early C19 to Mid C19 - 1833 AD to 1866 AD)
- OFFICE (1970-1 alterations, C20 - 1970 AD to 1971 AD)
- SHOP (1970-1 alterations, C20 - 1970 AD to 1971 AD)
Formerly known as: Nos.1 AND 2 SHAMBLES. House, now shop and offices. C14, C17 and early C18: later extension and mid C19 shopfront. Painted brick in Flemish bond with timber shopfront and eaves cornice; hipped pantile roof with brick stack.
EXTERIOR: 3-storey 2-window front to The Shambles, 1-window to King's Square. Shambles front: central door disused: shop now entered from King's Square: both doors are part glazed over raised and fielded panels, with decorative overlights. Shop windows on both fronts are small-pane canted bays with moulded cornices. At right end of The Shambles front, 3-panel door with divided overlight gives access to former through passage. First and second floor windows on both fronts are 12-pane sashes with painted flat arches of brick, one blocked on second floor of Shambles front. Raised bands to both upper floors. Moulded modillion cornice, with fluted inverted bell rainwater head on The Shambles front.
INTERIOR: ground floor front room retains moulded dentilled cornice. Some framing and floor joists from earlier building visible in rear room. On first floor, room to left is lined with re-used moulded square panelling beneath moulded cornice. Reeded fire surround with plain shelf and geometric overmantel panel, flanked by fluted and enriched Ionic pilasters. Both window surrounds flanked by similar pilasters.
(City of York: RCHME: The Central Area: HMSO: 1981-: 213).
Listing NGR: SE6044851916
Derived from English Heritage LB download dated: 22/08/2005
BF061113 1 THE SHAMBLES, YORK File of material relating to a site or building. This material has not yet been fully catalogued.
NMR, NMR data (Unpublished document). SYO2214.
RCHME, 1981, City of York Volume V: The Central Area (Monograph). SYO65.
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Record last edited
Jun 29 2020 3:13PM