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15 Lamp Standards Along North West Side of Broad Walk

A Grade II Listed Building in Buxton, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 53.2567 / 53°15'24"N

Longitude: -1.9166 / 1°54'59"W

OS Eastings: 405663

OS Northings: 373306

OS Grid: SK056733

Mapcode National: GBR HZ1S.V8

Mapcode Global: WHBBS.JDKN

Entry Name: 15 Lamp Standards Along North West Side of Broad Walk

Listing Date: 31 January 1997

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1259390

English Heritage Legacy ID: 462936

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


616-1/4/22 (North West side)
15 lamp standards along north-west
side of Broad Walk


15 lamp standards. Mid C19, converted and restored C20. Part
of Sir Joseph Paxton's layout for Broad Walk. Manufactured by
R & J Dempster Ltd, Manchester.
Cast-iron. Sectioned glass lantern (C20) with acorn finial,
over cross bars on tapering 2 tier shaft, which is reeded to
top and fluted below on octagonal base. Inscribed REVO TIPTON
above cross bars and J DEMPSTER AND SON to fluted base.
The left-hand cross bar to the 11th and 13th lamp posts are
Electricity Board Nos 8503 to 8517.
The Broad Walk comprises a series of Victorian villas and walk
overlooking the Pavilion Gardens.
(The Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Derbyshire:
Harmondsworth: 1953-1986: 117).

Listing NGR: SK0566373306

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