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CHESHIRE CHEESE PUBLIC HOUSE AND ATTACHED RAILINGS

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: CHESHIRE CHEESE PUBLIC HOUSE AND ATTACHED RAILINGS

List entry Number: 1259232

Location

CHESHIRE CHEESE PUBLIC HOUSE AND ATTACHED RAILINGS, 37 AND 39, HIGH STREET

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

County: Derbyshire

District: High Peak

District Type: District Authority

Parish:

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 25-Jan-1951

Date of most recent amendment: 31-Jan-1997

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 463120

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Details

BUXTON

SK0573SE HIGH STREET 616-1/4/45 (East side) 25/01/51 Nos.37 AND 39 Cheshire Cheese Public House and attached railings (Formerly Listed as: HIGH STREET Cheshire Cheese Inn)

GV II

Coaching inn ,now public house. c1787, with C19 and C20 alterations. Dressed stone to front, the right-hand block with mock rusticated ashlar, with ashlar dressings. The rear is of uncoursed rubble with gritstone dressings. Welsh slate roof and stone stacks. EXTERIOR: 2-storey, 6-window street front arranged 1:2:3. Slightly later right section higher with rusticated ashlar facade. Single canted bay window to left with glazing bar sashes and splat balustrade, above 3 glazing sashes in painted ashlar surrounds. Left block, single storey to left with pair of plain sashes in ashlar surrounds, to right a very large 9 window semi-circular bay window topped with splat baluster, beyond to right a projecting glazed porch and to left a single 2/2 sash with painted surround. Above 2 similar sashes. Right return canted with single plank door and similar plain sash above. Rear, 5 window irregular elevation set-back to left. Central doorway with plank door, to left a 3-light window, a C20 casement, a small blocked opening and a plank door. To right a 3-light casement with glazing bars and beyond a plank door and glazing bar window. Above off-centre pair of 6-pane sashes, flanked by 2 similar sashes all with painted lintels. INTERIOR: much altered inserted moulded stone fireplace with decorative spandrels to lower room. Beams exposed to main left-hand range, one with rough chamfering. Pegged tie beams to 1st floor; the central section cut through to form corridor: side purlins also evident. This block has vaulted stone cellaring. SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: ornate iron railing to front with fleur-de-lys and urn topped uprights also square section railing with acorn posts. (Leach John: The Book Of Buxton: Leicester: 1987-).

Listing NGR: SK0577073017

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Leach, J, The Book of Buxton, (1987)

National Grid Reference: SK 05770 73017

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