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Latitude: 53.226 / 53°13'33"N
Longitude: -1.6261 / 1°37'34"W
OS Eastings: 425056
OS Northings: 369951
OS Grid: SK250699
Mapcode National: GBR 57N.PPT
Mapcode Global: WHCD7.Z5TP
Entry Name: School House and Attached Garden Walls
Listing Date: 12 July 1967
Last Amended: 19 June 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1334768
English Heritage Legacy ID: 81689
Location: Edensor, Derbyshire Dales, Derbyshire, DE45
District: Derbyshire Dales
Civil Parish: Edensor
Traditional County: Derbyshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire
Church of England Parish: Edensor St Peter
Church of England Diocese: Derby
PARISH OF EDENSOR THE GREEN
7/121 (West Side)
12.7.67 School House and
House. c1830-40, probably by Paxton and Robertson. Coursed
squared sandstone with pitted tooled finish. Ashlar dressings,
plinth and quoins. Hipped and gabled Welsh slate roof. Lateral
and ridge stacks. Overhanging bracketed eaves. Two storeys.
Asymmetrical three-bay east elevation. The left hand bay
advanced, with chamfered quoins and pedimented gable. The
ground floor has a glazing bar sash with moulded bracketed hood.
To the right a projecting ashlar porch of bold, plain
proportions, with cornice and blocking course. Panelled door.
To the right again a glazing bar sash with moulded bracketed
hood. Three 2-light casements above, the left hand one with
bracketed hood. The south elevation has a broad pedimented
gable. Canted bay to the ground floor with cornice and blocking
course, and a glazing bar sash. 2-light casement above with
bracketed hood. Bay set back to left has a glazing bar sash
with bracketed hood and a 2-light casement above. At the north
east corner a round-arched doorway and attached to it a low
coped wall with square piers, enclosing the garden. To the
south it is surmounted by a gothic timber fence. Built as part
of the picturesque model village by Paxton for the Sixth Duke of
Devonshire. Sources: G F Chadwick The Works of Joseph Paxton,
Architectural Press 1961.
Listing NGR: SK2505669951
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