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Woodthorpe Hall and Woodthorpe Hall Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Clay Cross, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 53.1802 / 53°10'48"N

Longitude: -1.4281 / 1°25'41"W

OS Eastings: 438318

OS Northings: 364941

OS Grid: SK383649

Mapcode National: GBR 69T.RR9

Mapcode Global: WHDFP.1B7B

Entry Name: Woodthorpe Hall and Woodthorpe Hall Cottage

Listing Date: 31 August 1984

Last Amended: 25 February 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1335448

English Heritage Legacy ID: 79407

Location: Clay Cross, North East Derbyshire, Derbyshire, S42

County: Derbyshire

District: North East Derbyshire

Civil Parish: Clay Cross

Built-Up Area: Clay Cross

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: North Wingfield St Lawrence

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text

In the entry for:

(North Side)
Woodthorpe Hall
The address shall be amended to read:

(North Side)
Woodthorpe Hall and
Woodthorpe Hall


2/19 (North Side)
Woodthorpe Hall

House, Early C17, possibly with medieval core, C18 and C19 additions to rear and
C19 and C20 alterations. Coursed sandstone rubble with large quoins. Stone slate
and slate roofs with stone ridges. Stone gable end stacks and two large external
quoined stone stacks to west. Moulded stone copings with ridge finials and plain
kneelers. Two storeys, plus attics to gabled western crosswing. L-plan, three
bays. South elevation: moulded doorcase with C20 door under plain fanlight.
Adjoining to west, 6-light recessed and ovolo moulded mullion and transom window.
To east, two 3-light recessed and ovolo moulded mullion and transom windows. Door
and windows all linked by continuous moulded dripmould with returned stops. Beyond,
to east, 4-light C20 casement window. Above, to west, similar 6-light window to
that below. To east, single 3-light recessed and ovolo moulded mullion and transom
window. Beyond, to east, 3-light C20 casement. In western gable, 3-light recessed
and ovolo moulded mullion window with Tudor dripmould over. Western elevation
has one 2-light and one 3-light recessed and ovolo moulded mullion and transom
window below with two similar windows over. To rear of hall, C18 addition with
blocked flush doorcase and two 2-light flush mullion windows above and below. C19
extension beyond with C20 windows. East facade of this extension, all C19 and C20.
Interior to gabled western bay apparently has massive cruck beams, not seen. C17
panelling to ground floor, partly re-used. C17 fireplaces. Inserted fine carved
stone fireplace, early C17, in dining room, reputedly from Haddon Hall.

Listing NGR: SK3831864941

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