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Rutland Arms Hotel

A Grade II Listed Building in Bakewell, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 53.2129 / 53°12'46"N

Longitude: -1.676 / 1°40'33"W

OS Eastings: 421732

OS Northings: 368477

OS Grid: SK217684

Mapcode National: GBR 57S.H38

Mapcode Global: WHCD7.7H4R

Entry Name: Rutland Arms Hotel

Listing Date: 13 March 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1316480

English Heritage Legacy ID: 468192

Location: Bakewell, Derbyshire Dales, Derbyshire, DE45

County: Derbyshire

District: Derbyshire Dales

Civil Parish: Bakewell

Built-Up Area: Bakewell

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Bakewell All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 5 July 2017.


RUTLAND SQUARE (southwest side)
Rutland Arms Hotel


Hotel. 1804 with later additions and alterations. Deeply-coursed sandstone with ashlar dressings; Welsh slate roof.

EXTERIOR: Three storeys, five plus one-window range to Rutland Square; 4-window range to King Street on left return; later single-storey, three-window range side wing set back on right. Large quoins; first-floor band; projecting stone sills and grooved wedge lintels to 8/12 sashes on ground and first floors; 8/8 sashes to second floor. Main five-window range part: painted central porch with Doric columns and entablature surmounted by arms of the Duke of Rutland; glazed door and fanlight with radial glazing bars. Moulded eaves cornice to hipped roof with various corniced ashlar stacks set to rear. Single-bay wing, set back on right, is in same style with hipped right end to the roof with corniced stack. Later wing set further back on right has three 6/6 sashes and hipped roof.

INTERIOR: staircase with three slats to each tread, wreathed and ramped handrail without newels. Restaurant to rear left has cast-iron grate with side hobs, consoles and relief-scrollwork fireback in marble surround with colonnettes. Similar grate with wooden surround in front-left lounge.

HISTORY: built on the site of the former White Horse Inn. Bakewell Pudding originated here under the proprietorship of Mrs Greaves, sister-in-law to Sir Joseph Paxton.

Listing NGR: SK2173268477

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