Building record MYO919 - 12 St. Sampson's Square


Including 1 and 1A Church Street. Two houses with shops built circa 1836-9. The buildings were refurbished and the shopfronts replaced in 1994.


Grid reference SE 6035 5190 (point)
Map sheet SE65SW
Unitary Authority City of York, North Yorkshire


Type and Period (4)

Full Description

Includes: No.1A CHURCH STREET. Two houses with shops. 1836-39; refurbished and shopfronts replaced 1994. Painted brick in Flemish bond, with timber cornice; slate roof, hipped to St Sampson's Square, with scrolled corner brackets and brick stacks.

EXTERIOR: both fronts 3 storeys, 2 windows. Shop entrance in canted corner between plate glass shop windows: shopfront continues on Church Street side. Plain door incorporated at left end of St Sampson's Square front. On both fronts, first and second floor windows are 12-pane sashes with slender glazing bars, painted stone sills and cambered brick arches. Plain eaves frieze band and cornice on paired modillions. Church Street front has moulded rainwater head at left end of cornice.

INTERIOR: not inspected.

(City of York: RCHME: The Central Area: HMSO: 1981-: 117).
Listing NGR: SE6035151908

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

(94) No. 1, with No. 12 St. Sampson's Square, has elevations four bays wide to Church Street and two bays to St. Sampson's Square; some sash windows retain original flush frames.

City of York: RCHME: The Central Area: HMSO: 1981-: 117

NMR Information

List of Buildings of Special Architectural or Historic Interest. District of York, 14-MAR-1997

BF061096 12 ST SAMPSONS SQUARE, 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NMR, NMR data (Unpublished document).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.

Sources/Archives (2)

  • --- Unpublished document: NMR. NMR data.
  • --- Monograph: RCHME. 1981. City of York Volume V: The Central Area.

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Record last edited

Jun 29 2020 6:23PM


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