Crafting The Past
19/35 Coney Street York

19/35 Coney Street

From the  An Inventory of the Historical Monuments in City of York, Volume 5, Central



SE6051NW CONEY STREET 1112-1/28/262 (South West side) 24/06/83 Nos.35 AND 37 GV II

Pair of houses with shops; now shops and restaurant. Mid C19 with later C19 alteration and extension; further C20 alteration, including shopfronts.
MATERIALS: stucco front with moulded cornice beneath partly balustraded parapet masking slate mansard roof with rendered brick stack; extension of red brick in Flemish bond with first floor display window framed in cast-iron, dressings of buff faience and slate roof. EXTERIOR: 4-storey, 3-window front with 3-storey, 1-bay extension to left. First floor windows to No.35 are 2- and 3-light 4-pane casements beneath pediments on acanthus consoles.

First floor window to No.37 continued over extension has 3 pairs of large pane casements beneath divided overlights and cambered transoms with foliate spandrels, broad fascia and cornice. Original second floor windows are 4- and 12-pane sashes, in lugged architraves, those to No.37 shortened by altered window below: on third floor windows are inset squat 9-pane sashes with cambered heads and moulded bracketed sills continued as sill band. Second floor of extension has 2-light large pane casement window with louvred overlight, between moulded foliate panels, framed in squat rusticated Composite pilasters; moulded cornice over Greek key frieze stepped up over window to scrolled pediment broken by triple-feather finial.
INTERIOR: not inspected.

Listing NGR: SE6021951766

1840 Wln Drapers & Tailors Evers Richard,

1851 Evers & Anderson  

1861 19 Evers & Anderson, woollen drapers & tailors 

1870 Hardcastle John, tailor and draper  

1872 Hardcastle John, tailor and draper 

1876 Hardcastle John, tailor & draper 

1885 Hardcastle J. W. & H. tailors and woollen drapers 

1886 Hardcastle J. W. & H. tailor and woollen drapers 

1889 Hardcastle, J. W. and H. tailors 

1893 Hardcastle John William & Henry, tailors &c 

1895 Hardcastle J. W. & H. tailors & woollen drapers 

1898 Hardcastle, J. W., tailor 

1900 Hardcastle, J. W., tailor 

1902 Banks, William, provision merchant 

 1905 Banks Wm. provision dealer 

1913 Fleming, Reid & Co. Lim. scotch hosiery stores 

1921 Fleming, Reid & Co. Lim. scotch hosiery stores 
De Bear Schools Limited

1929 Fleming, Reid & Co. Lim. scotch hosiery stores 



Tailors on coney street york, research project from fabrication looking at the craftsmen and women using the merchant taylors archives