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Former Chesterfield Union Workhouse (Scarsdale Hospital)

A Grade II Listed Building in Chesterfield, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 53.2397 / 53°14'23"N

Longitude: -1.4306 / 1°25'50"W

OS Eastings: 438098

OS Northings: 371563

OS Grid: SK380715

Mapcode National: GBR LZGZ.2C

Mapcode Global: WHDF9.0T1Q

Entry Name: Former Chesterfield Union Workhouse (Scarsdale Hospital)

Listing Date: 26 September 1977

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1334702

English Heritage Legacy ID: 83422

Location: Chesterfield, Derbyshire, S41

County: Derbyshire

District: Chesterfield

Town: Chesterfield

Electoral Ward/Division: Brockwell

Built-Up Area: Chesterfield

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Chesterfield Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text

5169 (South West Side)
Former Chesterfield
Union Workhouse
(Scarsdale Hospital)
SK 3871 NW 5/156


1840. Originally built as the Chesterfield Union Workhouse. Red brick with stone
dressings and stone bands between 1st and 2nd, and 2nd and 3rd floors. Slate roof,
centre white cupola with 4 round arches and modillion cornice. 4 storeys. 1 centre
window on each floor flanked by full height brick bays each containing 3 windows
Generally sashes with glazing bars, the ground floor unbarred. Bays terminate
in pediments with stone cornices. Side of block also pedimented. Centre rusticated
stone arch.

Listing NGR: SK3809871563

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