ST OLAVES HOUSE (ST OLAVES SCHOOL)

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1259233
Date first listed:
24-Jun-1983
Statutory Address:
ST OLAVES HOUSE (ST OLAVES SCHOOL), CLIFTON

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Location

Statutory Address:
ST OLAVES HOUSE (ST OLAVES SCHOOL), CLIFTON

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

District:
York (Unitary Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SE 59479 52703

Details

YORK

SE5952NW CLIFTON 1112-1/6/204 (West side (off)) 24/06/83 St Olave's House (St Olave's School)

II

House, now school. 1813. For David Russell, solicitor, altered C20. Stucco with hipped concrete tile roofs. EXTERIOR: main block symmetrical, of 2 storeys and 3 bays. The windows are glazing bar sashes and are taller on the ground floor. The porch has a sprocketed hipped roof, a divided 4-panel door with pilaster jambs, and a semicircular overlight incorporating a lamp. To the left there is a single-storey one-bay C20 addition with a coped parapet and a tripartite glazing bar sash window. To the right there is a 2-storey 2-bay wing which has glazing bar sashes and has a small square window between the 1st floor windows. INTERIOR: the inner porch door is of oak and partly glazed. The doors opening off the stair hall are of mahogany, with 6 panels which have margins formed by raised mouldings. The dog-leg stair has an open string, turned mahogany balusters, and a wreathed mahogany handrail. House was known as Clifton Grove when built. (An Inventory of the Historical Monuments in the City of York: RCHME: Outside the City Walls East of the Ouse: London: 1975-: 67).



Listing NGR: SE5947952703

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
463121
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
An Inventory of the City of York IV East, (1975), 67

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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Date: 18 Apr 2006
Reference: IOE01/15192/31
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr David H. Garbutt. Source Historic England Archive
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