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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.


List entry Number: 1148018



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: 05-Dec-1997

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 468055

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SK2168 BATH STREET 831-1/4/25 (South side) 13/03/51 Haig House with attached steps and railings (Formerly Listed as: BATH STREET (South side) Bath House (Royal British Legion H.Q.) Steps and Iron Railings to Bath House)


House with attached steps and railings and containing natural spring bathing pool; now Royal British Legion Club. 1697 for the Duke of Rutland; pool vaulted over in 1705; later additions and alterations; early C19 side wings. Deeply-coursed sandstone and coursed limestone; stone slate, concrete tile and Welsh slate roofs. EXTERIOR: original L-shaped house of 3 storeys and attic with infilled angle; elongated 2-storey side wing across west side with single-storey wing attached. C17 part has large quoins; shaped kneelers with ball finials and chamfered gable copings. Entrance front: 6-panel door approached by 4 stone steps with curved handrails on mid C19 Neo-classical, cast-iron balustrade panels. 2-light double-chamfered mullioned window on left has leaded lights; single-light stair window. Rebuilt gable with band linking the kneelers. Single bay to right of gable has 2-light chamfered mullioned windows to each floor and a parapet. Left return: gable to left with large round-arched 3-light window with transom (lighting the pool); altered window above on left and chamfered single-light window to right; renewed 2-light window to attic. To right of gable a chamfered 2-light window to ground floor, altered window above then a square-faced 2-light mullioned window. 2-storey side on left projects and has an open-fronted rustic porch with 4-panelled door in tufa-lined recess beneath fish-scale, stone-slated canopy. Both gable ends of 2-storey wing have 2-light mullioned windows. INTERIOR: original open-well staircase with square newels having moulded caps; balustrade boxed in except in attic which has exposed turned balusters (newels of staircase supported on inserted props). Round-arched vault over bath measuring approximately 10mx5m; 2 flights of stone steps into the pool; iron handrails.

Listing NGR: SK2173368592

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National Grid Reference: SK 21733 68592


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