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10-16, Station Avenue

A Grade II Listed Building in New Earswick, York

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.9888 / 53°59'19"N

Longitude: -1.0711 / 1°4'16"W

OS Eastings: 461002

OS Northings: 455154

OS Grid: SE610551

Mapcode National: GBR NQY9.XV

Mapcode Global: WHFBX.JZ5Y

Entry Name: 10-16, Station Avenue

Listing Date: 12 December 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1149180

English Heritage Legacy ID: 328587

Location: New Earswick, York, YO32

County: York

Civil Parish: New Earswick

Built-Up Area: York

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Huntington All Saints

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text

SE 6155 SW NEW EARSWICK STATION AVENUE
(south side)


12/53 Nos 10-16 (even)


GV II


Terrace. 1902-1905. By Parker and Unwin, for Joseph Rowntree Village
Trust. Whitewashed brick and French tile roof. 2 pairs of cottages with
through living room plan. 2 storeys, 8 first-floor windows with paired
gables to second and third bays, and sixth and seventh bays. Original half-
glazed double-doors and standard "New Earswick" window panes throughout.
Each house has door beneath fanlight recessed in porch, flanked by 2-light
casement and altered opening, now containing a window with vented half-
height door below, but formerly the entrance to W C, and single-pane larder
window. Continuous tile trim above all features. First floor: 3-light
casements to gables with low 3-light casements to left and right. Stacks
removed. The particular significance of New Earswick lies in its
contribution to the development of low cost housing in Britain. Experience
gained and practices introduced here were incorporated extensively into the
Tudor Walters Report of 1918 which was instrumental in the passing of the
Addison Act of 1919. Plans from New Earswick influenced the Government
Manual on low cost housing which followed the Act. Sinclair A: Planning and
Domestic Architecture at New Earswick, BA dissertation, University of
Reading, 1983. Waddilove L: One Man's Vision, London, 1954.


Listing NGR: SE6100255154

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