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Premises Occupied by Wards Shoe Shop at Sk 2179 6840 and Four Other Companies the Gingerbread Shop with Flat and Storerooms over at Sk 2178 6841 the Suit Shop (Number 22) at Sk 2179 6841 westcourt

A Grade II Listed Building in Bakewell, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 53.2122 / 53°12'44"N

Longitude: -1.6752 / 1°40'30"W

OS Eastings: 421789

OS Northings: 368403

OS Grid: SK217684

Mapcode National: GBR 57S.P8Z

Mapcode Global: WHCD7.7JK8

Entry Name: Premises Occupied by Wards Shoe Shop at Sk 2179 6840 and Four Other Companies the Gingerbread Shop with Flat and Storerooms over at Sk 2178 6841 the Suit Shop (Number 22) at Sk 2179 6841 westcourt

Listing Date: 20 May 1974

Last Amended: 5 December 1997

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1247266

English Heritage Legacy ID: 468167

Location: Bakewell, Derbyshire Dales, Derbyshire, DE45

County: Derbyshire

District: Derbyshire Dales

Civil Parish: Bakewell

Built-Up Area: Bakewell

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Bakewell All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text


831-1/4/129 (West side)
20/05/74 Premises occupied by Wards Shoe Shop
at SK 2179 6840 and four other
(Formerly Listed as:
(West side)
Premises occupied by G.E. Bloomer
and four other companies)


Includes: Woodcock Travel at SK 2179 6840.
Includes: The Suit Shop (No.22) at SK 2179 6841.
Includes: Westcourt Insurance Services (Westcourt House) at SK
2178 6841.
Includes: The Gingerbread Shop with Flat and Storerooms over
at SK 2178 6841.
Row of shops. Mid C19 with various later shop fronts. Ashlar
sandstone with limestone rubble to rear; Welsh slate roof.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys, 8-window range with 2-storey, single-bay
addition on left. First-floor sill band; projecting stone
sills to second-floor windows; plain lintels. 6/6 sashes to
bays 1-4; 8/8 sashes to bays 5-8. Bay 4 has carriage entrance
with cambered lintel; doors off the passageway with channelled
architraves and corner blocks. Added bay to far left has
carriage entrance with wooden beam; 6/6 sash to first floor.
Shop fronts: Wards has central door between plate-glass
windows; fluted pilasters. Woodcock Travel: fluted pilasters,
colonnettes, recessed door on right beneath angled fascia with
consoles. The Suit Shop and Westcourt Insurance Services have
paired frontages (altered windows to The Suit Shop):
pilasters, angled fascias with shaped consoles having gablets.
Transomed plate-glass windows to Westcourt Insurance Services
with spandrel brackets and recessed doorway on right.
The row has eaves band and 5 broad ridge stacks: 2 in red
brick the rest rebuilt in blue brick.
INTERIOR: not inspected.

Listing NGR: SK2178968403

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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