Description: 5, Bishopgate
Date Listed: 15 September 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 165304
OS Grid Reference: SE7495728410
OS Grid Coordinates: 474957, 428410
Latitude/Longitude: 53.7467, -0.8648
12/76 No 5
House. Late 1830's. Part of a group laid out by John Shepherd, a Howden
joiner. Brick in English garden wall bond, Welsh slate roof. 2 storeys, 2
first-floor windows. 6-fielded-panel door beneath overlight with decorative
glazing bars in doorcase with plain jambs and consoles holding dosserets and
hood. Low board door beneath stone lintel to right. Sashes with glazing
bars beneath channelled wedge lintels with panelled, dropped keystones
throughout. Gutter carried on paired brackets. Interior: open-string
staircase with very slender column-on-vase balusters and carved tread ends.
Elliptical arch to hallway. Moulded chimney-piece with paterae to angles.
Included for group value. Neave D, Howden Explored, 1979.
Listing NGR: SE7496028410
Source: English Heritage
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