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1-9, the Quadrant

A Grade II Listed Building in Buxton, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 53.2599 / 53°15'35"N

Longitude: -1.9139 / 1°54'50"W

OS Eastings: 405837

OS Northings: 373657

OS Grid: SK058736

Mapcode National: GBR HZ2R.F4

Mapcode Global: WHBBS.KBT7

Entry Name: 1-9, the Quadrant

Listing Date: 21 January 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1257833

English Heritage Legacy ID: 463382

Location: High Peak, Derbyshire, SK17

County: Derbyshire

District: High Peak

Town: High Peak

Electoral Ward/Division: Buxton Central

Built-Up Area: Buxton

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Buxton with Burbage and King Sterndale

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text


616-1/3/84 (East side)
21/01/74 Nos.1-9 (Consecutive)


Row of shops with offices above. c1860, extended 1905, with
late C20 alterations. Dressed gritstone with ashlar dressings
and Welsh slate roofs with grouped stone stacks. Eaves band
and moulded eaves cornice.
EXTERIOR: 3-storeys, Stepped street front has 9 windows with
curved single window ends and 2 window returns, that to left
now 6 windows. Facade divided by tall pilaster strips with
vermiculated rustication and curved brackets to ground floor
and eaves. 9 varied shop fronts, mostly renewed C20.
Tall 3-light mullion windows to first floor with tooled ashlar
surrounds, and 3 round headed lights above also with tooled
surrounds keystones and projecting sills on stone brackets.
Most windows have original casements.
Curved entrance at bottom right has doorway with Tuscan Doric
columned surround with entablature, above single window and
above again single round headed window.
Right return has 2 similar windows on the upper floors and a
glazed single storey addition of 1905 below with ornate iron
parapet. Curved bay at top left has 3-light mullion window to
ground floor and single windows above, left return has 6
single windows in similar tooled surrounds.
INTERIOR: not inspected.

Listing NGR: SK0583773657

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

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