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Priory Corner, Bishopthorpe

Description: Priory Corner

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 July 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 325953

OS Grid Reference: SE5958547728
OS Grid Coordinates: 459585, 447728
Latitude/Longitude: 53.9223, -1.0942

Location: Bishopthorpe Road, Bishopthorpe, York YO23 2RD

Locality: Bishopthorpe
County: City of York
Country: England
Postcode: YO23 2RD

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Listing Text

(west side)

7/37 Priory Corner
(formerly Known as The
Home Farm)


House. Mid C18 with C19 alterations. Pale brown brick in Flemish bond with
red brick dressings, plain tile roof to front, pantiles to rear and
outshuts. 3 storeys, 3 first floor windows, 2-storey C19 outshut to left,
central C19 stair turret to rear with infill to right. Central 6-panel door
early C19 pedimented portico of engaged pilasters and freestanding slender
columns supporting a frieze and dentil cornice which continue across canted
bays to either side which contain small-paned sashes. Canted bays break tile
first floor band which continues across left gable end. First floor: sashes
with glazing bars in flush wood architraves under flat arches of red brick.
3-course second floor band carried round left gable end. Second floor
unequally-hung 9-pane sashes to outer bays, mock 9-pane sash to centre bay.
Modillion eaves band. End stacks. Left gable has sashes with glazing bars
under blocked elliptical arches.

Listing NGR: SE5958547728

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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