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Dale View Terrace, Litton

Description: Dale View Terrace

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 March 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 80977

OS Grid Reference: SK1728472758
OS Grid Coordinates: 417284, 372758
Latitude/Longitude: 53.2516, -1.7424

Location: Litton, Derbyshire SK17 8SA

Locality: Litton
Local Authority: Derbyshire Dales District Council
County: Derbyshire
Country: England
Postcode: SK17 8SA

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Listing Text

SK 17 SE PARISH OF LITTON UPPERDALE LANE
3/65 (West Side)
7-9 Dale View Terrace
GV II

Apprentice house, now terrace. 1817. Rubble limestone, part rendered. Welsh slate
roof. One stone ridge stack. Two storeys. Castellated folly at the west end,
probably built as an eye-catcher to be seen from the C18 Cressbrook Hall. West
elevation has a square castellated tower to the left with four tiers of lancet
windows. To the right, a pointed arched doorway with two lancets above with wooden
Y-tracery. Castellated parapet above. Upper part set back, with two more tiers of
lancets and a stepped gable. Square tower to the right with three tiers of lancets
and a mono-pitched roof, perhaps truncated. North elevation of six bays, four upper
windows retain their glazing bar sashes. The terrace was built as the apprentices'
house and had one large room on each floor to accommodate male and female apprentices
from Cressbrook Mill.


Listing NGR: SK1728472758

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

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.




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