PAXTON SUITE AND ATTACHED RAILINGS

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1257991
Date first listed:
04-Oct-1988
Date of most recent amendment:
31-Jan-1997
Statutory Address:
PAXTON SUITE AND ATTACHED RAILINGS, ST JOHNS ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
PAXTON SUITE AND ATTACHED RAILINGS, ST JOHNS ROAD

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 05570 73475

Details

BUXTON

SK0573SE ST JOHN'S ROAD, Pavilion Gardens 616-1/4/107 (South side) 04/10/88 Paxton Suite and attached railings (Formerly Listed as: ST JOHN'S ROAD, Pavilion Gardens The Play House)

GV II

Theatre, now conference centre. 1889, altered c1930 and c1980. By WR Bryden. Narrow coursed millstone grit with ashlar dressings and hipped Welsh slate roof with central louvred vent. EXTERIOR: single storey. Sill band. North street front, 6 windows arranged 1:4:1, divided and articulated by rusticated Doric pilasters topped by moulded entablature with parapet surmounted by 4 ball and 2 urn shaped finials. The end bays are slightly advanced and are surmounted by prominent ornate shaped gables topped with open pediments containing pointed finials. The gables have oval panels with keystones and central carving flanked by pilasters. The entrance doors at either end have central doors with sidelights and overlight in moulded and shouldered surrounds topped with segmental pediments. Right doorway no longer in use. Between 4 blocked windows all with moulded surrounds and pediments. Beyond to right altered 2 storey wing, with C20 entrance and above 2 small windows. Beyond again a 4 window wing with altered C20 casements. INTERIOR: not inspected. SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: basement entrance protected by attached spearhead railings to front.

Listing NGR: SK0557073475

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
463215
Legacy System:
LBS

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: 21 Oct 2003
Reference: IOE01/11418/02
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Ken Bourne. Source Historic England Archive
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