PRESS STAND AT YORK RACECOURSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1257533
Date first listed:
11-Jan-1995
Statutory Address:
PRESS STAND AT YORK RACECOURSE, KNAVESMIRE

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Location

Statutory Address:
PRESS STAND AT YORK RACECOURSE, KNAVESMIRE

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

District:
York (Unitary Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SE 59651 49831

Details

YORK

SE54NE KNAVESMIRE 1112-1/3/526 Press Stand at York Racecourse 11/01/95

GV II

Racecourse stand, now press stand. c1890 with later alterations. Rear of orange brick in English garden wall bond banded in white brick and with stone copings: at front, cast-iron columns on stone pedestals support shallow hipped slate roof on shaped timber brackets which has cast-iron guttering and terracotta finials. EXTERIOR: 2-tiered front of 4 bays defined by columns with foliate capitals on high pedestals. Lower tier is terraced. Upper level is partitioned off with glazed and boarded screen incorporating glazed and flush panelled doors, one sliding. Rear: 3 storeys 5 bays, bays defined by pilasters with openings set between them in recessed vertical panels. Ground floor altered for tote windows. First floor has four 4-pane sash windows with stone sills and stone keyed flat arches of rubbed brick: fifth window at right end altered. Second floor windows are 1-pane lights with stone sills and top hung shutters. Bands of cogged brick over ground floor openings and at eaves level. INTERIOR: not inspected.



Listing NGR: SE5965149831

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
463771
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

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