Building record MYO883 - 21 Shambles


21 The Shambles, an early 18th century house, altered to a shop in the 19th century.


Grid reference SE 6047 5183 (point)
Map sheet SE65SW
Unitary Authority City of York, North Yorkshire
Civil Parish York, City of York, North Yorkshire


Type and Period (3)

Full Description

House, now shop. Early C18, with C19 alteration and shopfront. Orange- buff brick, in Flemish bond at front, random bond at rear; moulded stone cornice at front to pantile roof with brick stack. EXTERIOR: 3-storey 1-window front. Shopfront has full-width moulded cornice over 2-panel door with overlight and large-pane sash window over panelled riser. Upper floor windows are one 16-pane sash on first floor, two 8-pane sashes on second floor, all with painted stone sills and flat arches of gauged brick. C20 louvred shutters to first floor window. Painted stone band at first floor level. Rear: 3 storeys and attic; 1-window gable wall. Ground and first floors not visible. Second floor has 20-pane sash window beneath elliptical brick arch; small replacement window beneath similar arch to attic. INTERIOR: not inspected. RCHM records original staircase of 3 flights with turned balusters, rectangular newels and moulded handrail. (City of York: RCHME: The Central Area: HMSO: 1981-: 216).
Listing NGR: SE6047951838

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

NMR Information:

No additional description provided.

Summary source: 1 List of Buildings of Special Architectural or Historic Interest District of York, 14-MAR-1997

BF061124 21 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NMR, NMR data (Unpublished document).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.

Sources/Archives (1)

  • --- Unpublished document: NMR. NMR data.

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Record last edited

Jun 29 2020 2:44PM


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