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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.

Name: 1-6, THE SQUARE

List entry Number: 1257843



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

County: Derbyshire

District: High Peak

District Type: District Authority


National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 25-Jan-1951

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 463392

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


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

Selected Sources

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

National Grid Reference: SK 05719 73512


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