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Buxton House

A Grade II Listed Building in Buxton, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 53.2567 / 53°15'24"N

Longitude: -1.9134 / 1°54'48"W

OS Eastings: 405877

OS Northings: 373300

OS Grid: SK058733

Mapcode National: GBR HZ2S.K8

Mapcode Global: WHBBS.LD2Q

Entry Name: Buxton House

Listing Date: 21 December 1970

Last Amended: 31 January 1997

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1257906

English Heritage Legacy ID: 463301

Location: High Peak, Derbyshire, SK17

County: Derbyshire

District: High Peak

Electoral Ward/Division: Buxton Central

Parish: Non Civil Parish

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


616-1/4/60 (North East side)
21/12/70 Nos.16, 16A AND 17
Buxton House
(Formerly Listed as:
Nos.16 AND 17
Buxton House)


Hydropathic establishment, now house and shops. Late C18, with
early C19 additions and C20 shop fronts. Coursed limestone
with ashlar millstone grit dressings and Welsh slate roof with
coped gables and stone stacks.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys and attic. Quoins, first and second-floor
sill bands and chamfered eaves. Street front, 3 windows.
Central door reached up 3 steps with painted ashlar surround
with Tuscan Doric columns supporting broken swan-necked
pediment, and round headed doorway with 6-panel door and
fanlight. Either side single shop fronts with painted pilaster
surrounds and central recessed shop doors. Above a central
round headed window in moulded ashlar surround with keystone,
flanked by tripartite oriel bow windows with 2/2 sashes and
flat roofs. Above three 2/2 sashes in plain ashlar surrounds.
Above again a single central round headed dormer window with
4/2 sash and keystone.
Right return rendered with a single window to each floor, that
to ground floor round headed.
INTERIOR: staircase rises from rear of entrance hall. Rooms
open off hallway. Late C19 glazed door and screen inserted.

Listing NGR: SK0587773300

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

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