POSTERN HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1256411

Date first listed: 24-Jun-1983

Statutory Address: POSTERN HOUSE, 1, TOWER PLACE

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: POSTERN HOUSE, 1, TOWER PLACE

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

District: York (Unitary Authority)

National Grid Reference: SE 60406 51419

Summary

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History

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Details

YORK

SE6051SW TOWER PLACE 1112-1/21/1134 (North West side) 24/06/83 No.1 Postern House

GV II

House. Early C19. Red-grey brick in Flemish bond, with doorcase and eaves cornice of timber, and brick end stacks to Welsh slate roof. Central-entry plan. EXTERIOR: 2-storey 2-window front. Central doorcase of engaged fluted Doric columns, beaded panelled frieze and cornice hood: 2 steps lead to door of 6 raised and fielded panels, beneath margin-glazed overlight, recessed in incised panelled reveal. All windows are 16-pane sashes with renewed sills and flat arches of gauged brick, those on first floor cut by dentilled and bracketed cornice. Yorkshire Insurance firemark dated 1824 on first floor. INTERIOR: not inspected. (City of York: RCHME: The Central Area: HMSO: 1981-: 235).



Listing NGR: SE6040651419

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 464943

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Books and journals
An Inventory of the City of York V Central, (1981), 235

End of official listing