Building record MYO879 - 13 The Shambles


13 The Shambles. Timber framed house built in the early 16th century. The building was altered and refronted in the 18th century, with further alterations in the early 19th and 20th centuries. the building is now part of a restaurant and has altered 19th century shopfront.


Grid reference SE 6046 5187 (point)
Map sheet SE65SW
Unitary Authority City of York, North Yorkshire


Type and Period (5)

Full Description

House, now part of restaurant. Early C16, altered and refronted in C18; further alterations in early C19 and C20. Altered C19 shopfront. Timber-framed, fronted in orange brick in Flemish bond with moulded timber eaves cornice, returned at right end; hipped tiled roof. EXTERIOR: 3-storey 2-window front. Shopfront has horizontal sliding sash window of 2x4-pane lights over external counter and half-glazed plank stable door to right. First and second floor windows are 12-pane sashes with painted sills and painted channelled wedge lintels. INTERIOR: ground floor front room has exposed ogee-stopped chamfered beams and posts, and stud partition wall with No.12 (qv). (City of York: RCHME: The Central Area: HMSO: 1981-: 215).
Listing NGR: SE6046651874

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

NMR Information:

(SE 60465187-O.S 1/2500, 1963)

1. SHAMBLES (east side)
No 13

SE 6051 NW 28/530 14.6.54


Early C17 and later. Restored. Timber frame faced with early C19
brick; 2 storeys plus attic; 2 renewed sash windows; moulded
eaves cornice. Part of the original open stall is incorporated in
the shop front with wood canopy above. (RCHM Vol V, Monument 425).

1 List of Buildings of Special Architectural or Historic Interest 308 City of York, June 1983.
2 List of Buildings of Special Architectural or Historic Interest District of York, 14-MAR-1997

BF061120 13 THE SHAMBLES, YORK File of material relating to a site or building. This material has not yet been fully catalogued

NMR, 2019, NMR data (Digital archive). SYO2214.

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  • --- Digital archive: NMR. 2019. NMR data.

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Record last edited

Jun 29 2020 2:39PM


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