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18-24, Station Avenue

A Grade II Listed Building in New Earswick, York

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Latitude: 53.9888 / 53°59'19"N

Longitude: -1.0702 / 1°4'12"W

OS Eastings: 461060

OS Northings: 455153

OS Grid: SE610551

Mapcode National: GBR NQZ9.3V

Mapcode Global: WHFBX.JZLZ

Entry Name: 18-24, Station Avenue

Listing Date: 12 December 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1173241

English Heritage Legacy ID: 328588

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

(south side)

12/54 Nos 18-24 (even)


Terrace. 1902-1905. By Parker and Unwin, for Joseph Rowntree Village
Trust. Brick and French tile. 2 pairs of cottages with through living room
plan. 2 storeys, 6 first-floor windows with wide central gable. Original
half-glazed double doors and standard "New Earswick" window panes
throughout. Each house has door beneath fanlight flanked by 2-light
casement and replacement fixed window in altered opening, formerly the
entrance to the W C. First floor: 3-light casements to centre and pairs of
low 3-light casements to outer bays. 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: SE6106055153

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