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2a, 2b, and 2-5, Hall Bank

A Grade II Listed Building in Buxton (High Peak), Derbyshire

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Latitude: 53.2576 / 53°15'27"N

Longitude: -1.9151 / 1°54'54"W

OS Eastings: 405762

OS Northings: 373398

OS Grid: SK057733

Mapcode National: GBR HZ2R.5Z

Mapcode Global: WHBBS.KD81

Entry Name: 2a, 2b, and 2-5, Hall Bank

Listing Date: 21 December 1970

Last Amended: 31 January 1997

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1259215

English Heritage Legacy ID: 463103

Location: High Peak, Derbyshire, SK17

County: Derbyshire

District: High Peak

Town: High Peak

Electoral Ward/Division: Buxton Central

Built-Up Area: Buxton (High Peak)

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


616-1/4/37 (West side)
21/12/70 Nos.2A, 2B AND 2-5 (Consecutive)
(Formerly Listed as:
Nos.1-5 (Consecutive))


3 paired Lodging Houses, now house and offices. 1793, altered
late C19 and C20. Coursed and squared millstone grit with
ashlar dressings and stepped Welsh slate roofs with stone
PLAN: each pair has a shared central entry into L-plan house
with services to rear, except for the pair to right which has
been altered.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys, 12-window front arranged 4:4:4, each
house stepped down hill.
Nos 2A & 2B have off-centre round headed archway, moved late
C20, and to right a single C20 2/2 sash in plain ashlar
surround. Above two 6/6 sashes in similar surrounds. Either
side single wooden 2 storey canted bay windows with ashlar
basements. Above 4 small 2/2 sashes in plain ashlar surrounds.
Nos 2 & 3 and 4 & 5 each have central round headed archway in
plain ashlar surround with above two 6/6 sashes in plain
ashlar surrounds with moulded hoods. Either side wooden 2
storey canted bay windows with ashlar basements. Above are 4
small sashes, 6/3 to Nos 2 & 3 and 2/2 and 6/3 to Nos 4 & 5.
INTERIOR: of No.5; queen post roof. Survival of planked door
to attic, some panelled doors, one with fretted panels, also
shutters to upper rooms. Stone stairs rise from rear of
entrance hall, they have stencilled motif to treads, square
section rails and wreathed handrail. The brick vaulted cellars
are stone flagged and retain stone slabs raised on brick
(Askey T: 1-5 Hall Bank (from the building accounts):
1790-1797; Hall I: Georgian Buxton: Chapel-en-le-Frith: 1984-:

Listing NGR: SK0576273398

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