Building record MYO885 - 27 and 28 Shambles


Pair of houses. c1840 with C20 shopfronts.


Grid reference SE 6046 5181 (point)
Map sheet SE65SW
Civil Parish York, City of York, North Yorkshire


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Pair of houses. c1840 with C20 shopfronts. Colour-washed plaster at front, incised render elsewhere; timber eaves box; brick-coped slate roof with skylights and brick stacks. EXTERIOR: 3-storey, 2-window front. Double shopfront of plain pilasters with imposts and moulded cornice has central panelled door with blocked overlight. No.27 has panelled door and plate glass shop window with sliding transom lights, over panelled riser; No.28 has altered door and small-pane shop window. First and second floor windows to No.27 are paired 4-pane sashes; those to No.28 12-pane sashes with slender glazing bars. INTERIORS: not inspected. (City of York: RCHME: The Central Area: HMSO: 1981-: 217).
Listing NGR: SE6046851820

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

Images attached show change in 20th century shop front sometime late 1950s-1960s perhaps mimicing an earlier style.

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Record last edited

Feb 11 2022 3:31PM


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