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School House and Attached Garden Walls

A Grade II Listed Building in Edensor, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 53.226 / 53°13'33"N

Longitude: -1.6261 / 1°37'34"W

OS Eastings: 425056

OS Northings: 369951

OS Grid: SK250699

Mapcode National: GBR 57N.PPT

Mapcode Global: WHCD7.Z5TP

Entry Name: School House and Attached Garden Walls

Listing Date: 12 July 1967

Last Amended: 19 June 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1334768

English Heritage Legacy ID: 81689

Location: Edensor, Derbyshire Dales, Derbyshire, DE45

County: Derbyshire

District: Derbyshire Dales

Civil Parish: Edensor

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Edensor St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text

SK 24/2569-24/2570
7/121 (West Side)
12.7.67 School House and
Attached Garden
Walls (formerly
listed as
Tudor House)
House. c1830-40, probably by Paxton and Robertson. Coursed
squared sandstone with pitted tooled finish. Ashlar dressings,
plinth and quoins. Hipped and gabled Welsh slate roof. Lateral
and ridge stacks. Overhanging bracketed eaves. Two storeys.
Asymmetrical three-bay east elevation. The left hand bay
advanced, with chamfered quoins and pedimented gable. The
ground floor has a glazing bar sash with moulded bracketed hood.
To the right a projecting ashlar porch of bold, plain
proportions, with cornice and blocking course. Panelled door.
To the right again a glazing bar sash with moulded bracketed
hood. Three 2-light casements above, the left hand one with
bracketed hood. The south elevation has a broad pedimented
gable. Canted bay to the ground floor with cornice and blocking
course, and a glazing bar sash. 2-light casement above with
bracketed hood. Bay set back to left has a glazing bar sash
with bracketed hood and a 2-light casement above. At the north
east corner a round-arched doorway and attached to it a low
coped wall with square piers, enclosing the garden. To the
south it is surmounted by a gothic timber fence. Built as part
of the picturesque model village by Paxton for the Sixth Duke of
Devonshire. Sources: G F Chadwick The Works of Joseph Paxton,
Architectural Press 1961.

Listing NGR: SK2505669951

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