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Riverdales The Hermitage, Alstonefield

Description: Riverdales The Hermitage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 February 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 274363

OS Grid Reference: SK1304155543
OS Grid Coordinates: 413041, 355543
Latitude/Longitude: 53.0969, -1.8067

Location: Church Street, Peak District National Park DE6 2FR

Locality: Alstonefield
Local Authority: Staffordshire Moorlands District Council
County: Staffordshire
Country: England
Postcode: DE6 2FR

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Listing Text


9/10 Riverdales and The
1.2.67 _ Hermitage (Previously
included in the list entry
"Range of3 Cottages W.
of Post Office")
The description shall be amended to read:


9/10 Riverdales and The
Hermitage (Previously
1.2.67 included in the list entry in the list entry
"Range of3 Cottages W.
of Post Office")


House; the central part of a range of three dwellings. Early C19. Coursed and squared
limestone rubble with ashlar dressings, clay tile roof with coped verges on kneelers; rough
faced ashlar end stack to right. 2 storeys, 2 windows, 16 pane glazing bar sashes to grounds
and first floors; glazing bar casements to second floor; central boarded door with bracketed
cornice hood. Formerly the workhouse, governed by the vestry.and ,post 1834, the
workhouse for the Alstone field Poor Law Union. Forms a group, with Sunnyside (Q.V.) and
Rest Cottage (q.v.).


Listing NGR: SK1304155543

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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