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Former Derby Education Department Offices

A Grade II Listed Building in Arboretum, City of Derby

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.9221 / 52°55'19"N

Longitude: -1.4809 / 1°28'51"W

OS Eastings: 435000

OS Northings: 336200

OS Grid: SK350362

Mapcode National: GBR PJF.HW

Mapcode Global: WHDGT.7T27

Entry Name: Former Derby Education Department Offices

Listing Date: 9 December 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1287986

English Heritage Legacy ID: 400933

Location: Derby, DE1

County: City of Derby

Unitary Authority Ward: Arboretum

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Derby St Alkmund and St Werburgh

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text

BECKET STREET
1.
5170
Former Derby Education
Department Offices
SK 3536 SV 1/27
SK 3436 SE 4/27 9.12.75
II

2.
Dated 1893. Renaissance style. Ashlar; 2 storeys. Facade defined by pilasters
which are rusticated over ground storey and Corinthianesque above; 9 windows in
moulded architraves with pilasters and voluted keyblocks; centre slightly projects
(3 windows) and has central entablature, carved panel with Borough coat of arms,
all surmounted by a semi-circular shell pediment and with truncated pyramidal roof
topped with iron brattishing; projecting central portico with pilaster sides, frieze,
pediment and semi-circular arched doorway with animal-mask keyblock and 6-panelled
divided door; dentilled cornice at 1st floor; modillion eaves cornice; slates.
Large 1st storey room on right has good coved ceiling with carved beam and drop-finials


Listing NGR: SK3500036200

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