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Winster Place

A Grade II Listed Building in Buxton, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 53.2592 / 53°15'33"N

Longitude: -1.9121 / 1°54'43"W

OS Eastings: 405957

OS Northings: 373577

OS Grid: SK059735

Mapcode National: GBR HZ2R.TD

Mapcode Global: WHBBS.LBNS

Entry Name: Winster Place

Listing Date: 31 January 1997

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1257949

English Heritage Legacy ID: 463257

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


616-1/3/65 (North side)
Nos.7-17 (Odd)
Winster Place


Formerly known as: The Royal Hotel SPRING GARDENS.
Hotel, now shops. 1851 with C20 alterations to ground floor.
Built for the 6th Duke of Devonshire. Dressed tooled stone
with ashlar dressings. Vermiculated quoins.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys. Vermiculated quoins. Moulded first-floor
band and dentillated cornice with solid parapet. Curved front.
Street front has 12 windows. Central recessed doorway with
double glazed doors and overlight in moulded ashlar surround,
outer opening has Ionic square columns and round columns in
antis plus flat hood supported on paired brackets. To left 3
rusticated segmental arches with C20 shop windows. To right
one similar segmental arch, and then 4 round headed rusticated
arches with alternating C20 doors and shop windows. Above
central window in moulded surround with brackets supporting an
open pediment, flanked by 6 cross casement windows with
alternating segmental and triangular pediments plus bracketed
sills. Above a central segment headed window with moulded
surround and block cartouche, flanked by 6 similar windows
with plain surrounds keystones and bracketed sills, all with
2-light casements.
Curved right corner has C20 doorway with above a cross
casement in moulded surround with segmental pediment, above a
blank panel.
Right return has 3 windows, with similar fenestration to main
INTERIOR: not inspected.
(Heape R: Buxton under the Dukes of Devonshire: London: 1948-:

Listing NGR: SK0595773577

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