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Latitude: 52.9874 / 52°59'14"N
Longitude: -1.4896 / 1°29'22"W
OS Eastings: 434360
OS Northings: 343465
OS Grid: SK343434
Mapcode National: GBR 6D2.N78
Mapcode Global: WHDGM.25YL
Entry Name: Tamworth House
Listing Date: 13 February 1967
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1109119
English Heritage Legacy ID: 78864
Location: Duffield, Amber Valley, Derbyshire, DE56
District: Amber Valley
Civil Parish: Duffield
Built-Up Area: Duffield
Traditional County: Derbyshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire
Church of England Parish: Duffield St Alkmund
Church of England Diocese: Derby
SK 34 43 PARISH OF DUFFIELD TAMWORTH STREET
7/25 (North Side)
House. Early C18 (a lost pumphead is said to have been dated 1724),
possibly by Francis Smith of Warwick, altered early C19. Gritstone
ashlar, the roof hidden behind coped parapets with acroteria at the
corners. Chamfered stone plinth. Three plus three bays. Moulded cornice,
blocking course and rusticated angle pilasters. Left hand three bays
are set back and have a doorway with moulded stone surround,C19 panelled
door, and a window with moulded architrave, both enclosed within a C20
porch. To the left are two single bar sashes in moulded architraves.
Three similar windows above. Right hand three bays have to the ground
floor three glazing bar sashes in moulded architraves. Three similar
windows above and three similar but smaller windows above again.
Inside, an open string staircase around a square well through three
storeys. Carved tread ends and two widely spaced turned balusters
per tread, alternately with turned and barleysugar balusters.
Wreathed and slightly ramped handrail. C19 marble chimneypieces in
the upper rooms.
Listing NGR: SK3436043465
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