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Sun Inn

A Grade II Listed Building in Buxton, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 53.2543 / 53°15'15"N

Longitude: -1.915 / 1°54'54"W

OS Eastings: 405766

OS Northings: 373036

OS Grid: SK057730

Mapcode National: GBR HZ2T.64

Mapcode Global: WHBBS.KG9J

Entry Name: Sun Inn

Listing Date: 31 January 1997

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1259229

English Heritage Legacy ID: 463117

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


616-1/4/49 (East side)
Sun Inn


Coaching inn, now public house. Probably mid C18, altered and
extended C19 and C20. Rendered and incised painted dressed
stone for door and window surrounds. Welsh slate roof and 4
stone stacks.
PLAN: 3-unit plan.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys, irregular 4-window front. Painted plinth.
Off-centre doorway with panel door in painted surround with
hood. Either side single plain sashes in painted surrounds, to
right a similar sash and beyond a doorway with painted
surround and hood, to left a large segment headed carriage
arch with double plank doors. Above a pair of large plain
sashes in painted surrounds flanked by similar single sashes,
and to left a single through eaves raking dormer with plain
Rear elevation, irregular 5-window front arranged 3:2. Lean-to
to left has off-centre plank door with 2 casements to left and
single plain sash to right. Above 2 plain sashes and a smaller
sash to right. Gabled wing to right has flat headed carriage
arch and above a plain sash to right a former loft doorway now
a casement window.
INTERIOR: not inspected.

Listing NGR: SK0576673036

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

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