FOSS BRIDGE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1257827
Date first listed:
14-Jun-1954
Date of most recent amendment:
14-Mar-1997
Statutory Address:
FOSS BRIDGE, FOSSGATE

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Location

Statutory Address:
FOSS BRIDGE, FOSSGATE

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

District:
York (Unitary Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SE 60597 51691

Details

YORK

SE6051NE FOSSGATE 1112-1/17/8 Foss Bridge 14/06/54 (Formerly Listed as: Foss Bridge)

GV II*

Bridge. 1811-12; lamp standards erected 1975. By Peter Atkinson, junior. Ashlar gritstone. Single span with elliptical arch of alternately long and short voussoirs between rusticated pilaster piers. Plain cornice surmounted by parapet of bulbous balusters with moulded coping, broken in centre by sunk-panelled pier. Pilasters rise into parapet as plain terminal piers. Gas lamps on central piers replacements from New Walk. (Murray H, Riddick S & Green R: York through the Eyes of the Artist: York City Art Gallery: 1990-: 155; City of York: The Central Area: HMSO: 1981-: 104).

Listing NGR: SE6059751691

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
463418
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
An Inventory of the City of York V Central, (1981), 104
Murray, H, Riddick, S, Green, R, York Through the Eyes of the Artist, (1990), 155

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 27 Aug 2001
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