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CENTURY HALL AND FRONT WALL WITH RAILINGS

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: CENTURY HALL AND FRONT WALL WITH RAILINGS

List entry Number: 1109469

Location

CENTURY HALL AND FRONT WALL WITH RAILINGS, STATION ROAD

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Derbyshire

District: Derbyshire Dales

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Ashbourne

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 23-Jul-1992

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 79955

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List entry Description

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Details

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ASHBOURNE STATION ROAD SK 1746 822-0/1/10002 Century Hall and front wall with railings II GV Church hall and front wall with railings. c1900. Red brick, partly roughcast; ashlar sandstone and terracotta dressings; slate and red tile roofs. 2 storeys (lower storey below street level), 4 bays. Eclectic Art Nouveau style. Steps on left rise to ½-timbered porch with later double doors beneath Tudor arch, brattished tie-beam and gable with V-struts; tile roof. Bay 4 also has steps to rectangular porch with narrow door, tile-hung sides and swept hipped roof. Lower floor bays 2 and 3 lit by porthole windows in architraves with keystones. String course below roughcast upper storeys: 2 semi-circular windows with wooden mullions and central transom lights; terracotta voussoirs with keystones. 2 roof dormers with 3-light casements; swept tiled roofs with pole finials. Upper windows have leaded lights with heart motifs in red glass. Main roof is hipped with swept eaves having boarded soffit on shaped brackets; ventilated terracotta ridge tiles with pole finials; arcaded cupola with swept lead roof and finial. Left return: lower floor lit by large 4-pane sashes with transom lights under cambered arches with double keystones; upper floor with group of 4 round-arched windows in terracotta surrounds. Right return is similar. Interior: plain lower wall; upper hall with 2 round-arched recesses in rear wall and 3 decorative roof trusses. Front wall and railings: square brick piers with domed ashlar caps; coped plinth wall to railings with Art Nouveau Scrollwork panels. 7 further panels to left. Rear-left corner of Century Hall is linked to Ashbourne Methodist Church, Church Street (q.v.).

Listing NGR: SK1785446548

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National Grid Reference: SK 17854 46548

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