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Former Smedley's Hydropathic (County Council Offices)

A Grade II Listed Building in Matlock, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 53.1426 / 53°8'33"N

Longitude: -1.5518 / 1°33'6"W

OS Eastings: 430080

OS Northings: 360698

OS Grid: SK300606

Mapcode National: GBR 58Q.Y8X

Mapcode Global: WHCDP.48BN

Entry Name: Former Smedley's Hydropathic (County Council Offices)

Listing Date: 26 October 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1248195

English Heritage Legacy ID: 429661

Location: Matlock Town, Derbyshire Dales, Derbyshire, DE4

County: Derbyshire

District: Derbyshire Dales

Civil Parish: Matlock Town

Built-Up Area: Matlock

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Matlock Bank All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text


Former Smedley's Hydropathic
(County Council Offices)
SK 36 SW 8/114


The original wing built by Smedley, 1867. Stone; 4 storeys; 11 windows
fitted with modern sashes; sill bands; castellated parapets. Later single-
storeyed addition on south side with 4 circular windows. 4-storeyed wing
on east side, an addition of circa 1885 by George Statham of Nottingham,
has tower on left- hand side with square mansard roof surmounted by iron
cresting and corona. Much of the original interior has been retained.
Forms part of a very large and complex building having numerous later additions
and alterations, the whole prominently sited high above the town.

Listing NGR: SK3008060698

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