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Latitude: 53.2115 / 53°12'41"N
Longitude: -1.6748 / 1°40'29"W
OS Eastings: 421813
OS Northings: 368324
OS Grid: SK218683
Mapcode National: GBR 57S.PCF
Mapcode Global: WHCD7.7JQT
Entry Name: The Beeches
Listing Date: 13 March 1951
Last Amended: 5 December 1997
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1247268
English Heritage Legacy ID: 468169
Location: Bakewell, Derbyshire Dales, Derbyshire, DE45
District: Derbyshire Dales
Civil Parish: Bakewell
Traditional County: Derbyshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire
Church of England Parish: Bakewell All Saints
Church of England Diocese: Derby
SK2168 MATLOCK STREET
831-1/4/124 (West side)
13/03/51 The Beeches
(Formerly Listed as:
Bakewell Precision Grinding Co. Ltd.)
Villa, now offices. Early C19. Coursed sandstone with ashlar
dressings; Welsh slate roof. Gothick style.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys, 3 bays with lower hipped-roof wing to
rear-left corner. Symmetrical front with slight central
projection; Large quoins. 6-panel double door and fanlight
with intersecting tracery in pointed-arched surround with
Outer bays and first floor have projecting stone sills to
sashes with intersecting glazing bars in matching
pointed-arched surrounds with hoodmoulds.
Projecting eaves on pairs of shaped wooden brackets.
Hipped roof with end stacks having diagonally-set flues with
cornices (right end stack truncated).
INTERIOR: entrance hall has reeded architraves with roundels.
Original staircase with square rods to wreathed mahogany
Front left room: fascia framing to plaster wall panels with
paterae; frieze with husk garlands and Neo-classical female
figures; more husk garlanding to the ceiling.
The house is surrounded by a raised ashlar pavement.
Listing NGR: SK2181368324
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