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List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.


List entry Number: 1256730



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


District: York

District Type: Unitary Authority


National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 19-Aug-1971

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 464623

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SE6051NW ST SAMPSON'S SQUARE 1112-1/28/971 (North West side) 19/08/71 No.6


House, now part of department store. Mid C18, with later alteration and C20 shopfront. Rendered brick, colour-washed, with timber shopfront and eaves cornice, and slate roof. EXTERIOR: 3-storey 3-window front. Shopfront incorporates 6-panel passage door at left end. Windows are unequal 15-pane sashes on first floor, and unequal 9-pane sashes on second floor, all in moulded surrounds with narrow sills. Bold modillion eaves cornice with fluted bowl rainwater head at left end. INTERIOR: not accessible. RCHM record an open string staircase with turned balusters, and top flight with re-used balusters c1700; first floor room with fluted architraves and angle roundels; on second floor, a moulded stone fireplace surround. This house was incorporated into the Golden Lyon Inn (No.5 St Sampson's Square, qv). (City of York: RCHME: The Central Area: HMSO: 1981-: 207).

Listing NGR: SE6031851920

Selected Sources

Books and journals
An Inventory of the City of York V Central, (1981), 207

National Grid Reference: SE 60318 51920


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