1-6, THE SQUARE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1257843
Date first listed:
25-Jan-1951
Statutory Address:
1-6, THE SQUARE

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Location

Statutory Address:
1-6, THE SQUARE

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

County:
Derbyshire
District:
High Peak (District Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SK 05719 73512

Details

BUXTON

SK0573NE THE SQUARE 616-1/3/85 (East side) 25/01/51 Nos.1-6 (Consecutive)

GV II*

Six apartments, now offices and flats. 1803-06, with C20 alterations. By John White. Ashlar gritstone with ashlar dressings and Westmoreland slate hipped roof with grouped stone stacks with caps. EXTERIOR: 3 storeys. First-floor band and eaves band with moulded cornice. Main, north-west front has 16 windows. Ground floor has open arcade of 16 round arches with impost blocks, inner set back 14-window facade has 3 irregularly placed doorways with 6 panel doors with original door fittings and overlights, plus 11 glazing bar sashes. Above 16 glazing bar sashes, and above again 16 smaller glazing bar sashes, one blind. South-west front has 10 windows, identical to north-west front though with 2 doors and 7 windows to set back ground floor. North-east side also has 10 windows, identical to north-west side, though with a single door and 8 windows to set back ground floor, upper floors also have various blind windows. Rear extended and altered late C20. INTERIOR: of Nos 4 & 6 retain central hall with staircase rising from rear. Folding shutters survive to the first floor rear of No.4. Doors are in moulded surrounds. (Hall I: Georgian Buxton: Chapel- en le Frith: 1984-: 40).

Listing NGR: SK0571973512

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
463392
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Hall, I , Georgian Buxton, (1984), 40

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 14 Jul 2003
Reference: IOE01/10943/19
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr David Morten. Source Historic England Archive
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