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CASTLE HILL HOUSE AND STABLE BLOCK WITH GATES ADJOINING CASTLE HILL HOUSE

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: CASTLE HILL HOUSE AND STABLE BLOCK WITH GATES ADJOINING CASTLE HILL HOUSE

List entry Number: 1148010

Location

CASTLE HILL HOUSE AND STABLE BLOCK WITH GATES ADJOINING CASTLE HILL HOUSE, BASLOW ROAD

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

County: Derbyshire

District: Derbyshire Dales

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Bakewell

National Park: PEAK DISTRICT

Grade: II

Date first listed: 13-Mar-1951

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 468047

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History

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Details

BAKEWELL

SK2168 BASLOW ROAD 831-1/4/14 (East side) 13/03/51 Castle Hill House and Stable Block with gates adjoining Castle Hill House

GV II

Shown on O.S. Map as Castle Hill. House with attached stable block and gates; now school boarding house of Lady Manners School. Late C18 with early-mid C19 additions and later alterations. Stucco to main house; side wing and stable block of deeply-coursed sandstone; Welsh slate roofs. EXTERIOR: 3 storeys, 5x2 bays with service wing to rear; 2-storey, 2-bay side wing on left then a lower bay with carriage arch beyond which is a 2-storey, 4-bay range fronting single-storey buildings around an enclosed courtyard. Main block: chamfered quoins; later central porch with part-glazed double doors flanked by pilasters beneath entablature with parapet; porch extends by 2 bays to right as an infilled loggia. Projecting sills and raised-edge architraves to 6/6 sashes on ground and first floors; 3/6 sashes to second floor. Central first-floor window is an 8/8 sash in moulded architrave with double keystone; 4/8 sash above in matching surround with consoles to eaves cornice which breaks forward at centre and ends. Coped parapet with centre panel and end dies. 2-storey side wing on left, in same style, has exposed stonework and ashlar dressings to 6/6 sashes. To left of this is a rusticated basket arch into courtyard; leaded casement above arch; eaves cornice and parapet; corniced end stack on left. Stable block renovated 1994: 2 windows to each floor on left then 2 windows to first floor between these and the archway; hipped left end to roof. Gates: mid C19 iron gates beneath arch have spiked dog bars, mid-rails with rings and spear finials (one gate removed and damaged). INTERIOR: original door architrave within porch. Entrance hall has oak dado panelling and basket arch on panelled pilasters; oval ceiling panel. Broad oak staircase with column, barley sugar and twisted balusters to each tread; wreathed handrail; dado panelling. Twin round-arched sashes with glazing bars to stair window. 6-panel doors in architraves. Front-right room: plaster wall panels and square ceiling



panel; Ionic wooden fireplace with vases and figures. Rear-right room: plaster wall panels, wooden fireplace with columns and paterae. Service stair in rear wing: cantilevered stone steps with turned newel and oak handrail on oak and iron rods.



Listing NGR: SK2195768829

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National Grid Reference: SK2195768829

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