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Gymnasium and Studio at Diocesan Training College (Fronts Great Northern Road)

A Grade II Listed Building in Abbey, City of Derby

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Latitude: 52.9205 / 52°55'13"N

Longitude: -1.4944 / 1°29'39"W

OS Eastings: 434092

OS Northings: 336018

OS Grid: SK340360

Mapcode National: GBR PFG.JF

Mapcode Global: WHDGT.0VNF

Entry Name: Gymnasium and Studio at Diocesan Training College (Fronts Great Northern Road)

Listing Date: 24 February 1977

Last Amended: 28 June 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1278715

English Heritage Legacy ID: 405115

Location: Derby, DE1

County: City of Derby

Electoral Ward/Division: Abbey

Built-Up Area: Derby

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Derby St Luke

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text

SK 3436
SK 3536 5/100
Gymnasium and Studio at
Diocesan Training College
(fronts Great Northern Road)

1914. Curry and Thompson in arts and crafts style. Red brick. Tiled roof with half hips.
2 storeys. 7 bays with buttresses. Lower storey gymnasium, upper storey studio. Entrances
on east front. Windows to ground floor have segmental 2 order arches and splayed jambs on east
and west fronts. On east front all windows to studio full width between buttresses and
extending above main eaves level. Gablets above 1st, 3rd and 5th windows linked by high level
eaves over 2nd and 4th windows. West front has blank arches in lighter coloured brick which
spring between buttresses with crowns below eaves level. At South west corner a projecting
semi-circular plan stair turret, upper part with canted sides and the oversailing corners
carried on brick corbelling. The turret has a candle snuffer roof with metal finial.

Listing NGR: SK3409236018

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