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Holly House

A Grade II Listed Building in Chesterfield, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 53.2732 / 53°16'23"N

Longitude: -1.4284 / 1°25'42"W

OS Eastings: 438215

OS Northings: 375281

OS Grid: SK382752

Mapcode National: GBR LZGL.KC

Mapcode Global: WHDF3.1Z2M

Entry Name: Holly House

Listing Date: 26 September 1977

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1334682

English Heritage Legacy ID: 83323

Location: Chesterfield, Derbyshire, S41

County: Derbyshire

District: Chesterfield

Town: Chesterfield

Electoral Ward/Division: Old Whittington

Built-Up Area: Chesterfield

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Whittington St Bartholomew

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text

5169 (West Side)
Holly House
SK 3875 7/178


Early C19. Coursed stone with quoins and hipped slate roof. Main facade faces
south. 2 storeys. 3 windows, band at 1st floor. Sashes with engraved lintels
and reeded keystones. West side has large square bay, all windows with glazing
bars except bottom lights of bay sashes. Centre door with Doric doorcase, mutules,
engaged pillars and open pediment. Cobweb fanlight. Later glazing to top door
panels. Western or entrance facade, 2 Windows south 1st floor blank. Off centre
segmental arched window between floors with Gothic glazing bars. North side has
canted bay, all sashes with glazing bars. Small polygonal, 1 storey addition to
north. Interior - some alterations, but retains arch across hall and elliptical
arches between hall and side rooms (eastern arch now altered). Good moulded plaster
ceilings in hall and western ground floor room which also has musical instruments
in low relief moulding above the doors. Lions head masks and as medallions above
reeded architraves to ground floor doorcases. 6 panelled doors. Good staircase
with 2 turned balusters on each step with carved bracket below. Symmetrical treatment
of fireplace, corner cupboards and sashes inside polyonal addition.

Listing NGR: SK3645570703

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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