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Latitude: 53.2349 / 53°14'5"N
Longitude: -1.6397 / 1°38'23"W
OS Eastings: 424143
OS Northings: 370938
OS Grid: SK241709
Mapcode National: GBR 57N.67P
Mapcode Global: WHCD1.SYCD
Entry Name: Top House
Listing Date: 19 June 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1088174
English Heritage Legacy ID: 81726
Location: Pilsley, Derbyshire Dales, Derbyshire, DE45
District: Derbyshire Dales
Civil Parish: Pilsley
Traditional County: Derbyshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire
Church of England Parish: Edensor St Peter
Church of England Diocese: Derby
PARISH OF PILSLEY MAIN ROAD
SK 27 SW
2/159 (North Side)
House. c1838-40, probably by Joseph Paxton, for the Devonshire
estate. Coursed squared sandstone with sandstone dressings.
Overhanging Welsh slate roof with decorative wooden bargeboards.
Paired diamond ashlar gable stacks. T-plan. Two storeys.
South elevation of two plus one bays. Symmetrical two bay part
has angle quoins. Central gabled porch with decorative
bargeboards and finial. Segmental pointed arched doorway with
slight chamfer. Pair of half glazed doors. Flanked by 2-light
casement windows deeply set in plain ashlar surrounds. Arched
lights to the casements. Two similar windows above, in gabled
half dormers with decorative bargeboards. Lower wing to right
has a similar 4-light window. Similar fenestration to rear
Listing NGR: SK2414370938
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