History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Numbers 3-13 (Odd) and Buildings to Rear

A Grade II Listed Building in Cromford, Derbyshire

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »
Street View
Contributor Photos »

Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.

Coordinates

Latitude: 53.1079 / 53°6'28"N

Longitude: -1.5611 / 1°33'39"W

OS Eastings: 429479

OS Northings: 356834

OS Grid: SK294568

Mapcode National: GBR 599.2ES

Mapcode Global: WHCDV.Z4SR

Entry Name: Numbers 3-13 (Odd) and Buildings to Rear

Listing Date: 12 September 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1248498

English Heritage Legacy ID: 430127

Location: Cromford, Derbyshire Dales, Derbyshire, DE4

County: Derbyshire

District: Derbyshire Dales

Civil Parish: Cromford

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Cromford St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Derby

Find accommodation in
Cromford

Listing Text

1. CROMFORD HILL
1390 CROMFORD

Nos 3-13 (odd) and
buildings to rear
SK 2856/2956 1/106

II GV

2.
Row of houses with shops. Probably 1790s, built for Richard Arkwright to accommo-
date textile workers for his mills, with some later alterations. Coursed rubble,
rendered throughout; tiled roofs. No. 3 is probably later (although pre-dating
1841) and is of 2 storeys. Nos 5-13 were originally 6 houses (under two roof levels
to allow for slope) and are similar in plan to Arkwright's Phase I type, ie 2 unit
(integral services to rear), side stairs to end and party walls behind and to one
side of front entrance; 2 bays, the entrance bay with no windows above, the other
with windows to each floor. The window form differs from the other Phase I houses
in that these have, or had, timber-framed 30-pane frames with slender glazing bars
and a small central opening light. These survive to all floors of Nos 9 and 11, to
upper floors of Nos 7 and 9, but have been removed from No. 13. The doorway forms
are obscured by render. Moulded stone eaves cornice; ridge stacks (two rendered,
one of black and red brick). No. 5: upper windows with C20 2-light casements; small
C19 shop window to right of half-glazed. door. No. 7 (formerly two houses) with one
blocked door and 2 small shop windows (one with 2-light casements, the other with
large 6-pane sash). Planked doors to no. 9 and 7; no. 13 with half-glazed door and
C20 2-light casements to all windows. No. 3 has shop front that returns to left
with early C19 half-glazed panelled door with rectangular overlight; one large
iiindow with glazing bars to 1st floor ( to front and side). Rear with some small
and possibly original windows to upper floors ( some chamfers visible) , mostly
enlarged to ground floor. Structures to rear of nos. 3, 5 and 7 ( the first with
curved corner, the second detached and set end-on to back lane, the third parallel
'to main range) all of random rubble with tiled roofs, pre-date 1841 and are included
in this listing.


Listing NGR: SK2947956833

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

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.