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The Old Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Bakewell, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 53.2126 / 53°12'45"N

Longitude: -1.6777 / 1°40'39"W

OS Eastings: 421619

OS Northings: 368437

OS Grid: SK216684

Mapcode National: GBR 57S.NMV

Mapcode Global: WHCD7.6JB1

Entry Name: The Old Cottage

Listing Date: 7 January 1970

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1316501

English Heritage Legacy ID: 468209

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


831-1/4/171 (North side)
07/01/70 The Old Cottage


House. C17 core, altered C19. Mixed limestone and sandstone
rubble; stone slate roof.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys, 2-window range; wing to rear right. C20
6-panel door (upper 2 panels glazed) in C19 dressed stone
surround. Horned 2/2 sashes to each floor on right have
projecting stone sills and C19 surrounds. Matching sash window
to ground floor on left; beyond this a blocked doorway with
wooden lintel; small 3/6 sash above. Steeply-pitched roof with
brick end stacks.
INTERIOR: left room has C17 chamfered ashlar fireplace with
iron grate; transverse oak beam with oak joists. Right room
set beyond an ashlar dividing wall: C19 stone fireplace with
cast-iron range (range installed 1994).
First floor: the upper rooms divided by cruck-like curved
principals set on a tie beam which has been cut through to
form a doorway. The truss infilled by C17 plank and muntin
partitioning. Left room with original purlins showing wind
brace mortices near the gable; oak ceiling joists. Right room
with oak and elm floorboards, wavy purlins.
A plank and muntin screen in rear wing is not original to the

Listing NGR: SK2161968437

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