History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Alcove and Attached Wall North of Owlcotes Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Heath and Holmewood, Derbyshire

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »
Street View
Contributor Photos »

Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.


Latitude: 53.208 / 53°12'28"N

Longitude: -1.3402 / 1°20'24"W

OS Eastings: 444161

OS Northings: 368089

OS Grid: SK441680

Mapcode National: GBR 7BW.XMY

Mapcode Global: WHDFJ.DM0H

Entry Name: Alcove and Attached Wall North of Owlcotes Farmhouse

Listing Date: 29 August 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1335460

English Heritage Legacy ID: 79357

Location: Heath and Holmewood, North East Derbyshire, Derbyshire, S44

County: Derbyshire

District: North East Derbyshire

Civil Parish: Heath and Holmewood

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Heath All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Derby

Find accommodation in

Listing Text

2/9 (East Side)
Alcove and attached wall north
west of Owlcotes Farmhouse

Alcove and wall about four yards in length. Late C16, the only surviving fragment
from an important house by Robert Smythson. Coursed rubble sandstone and sandstone
dressings. Rubblestone wall with rounded copings. The alcove forms a seat and
has a moulded semi-circular arch, projecting impost band and pilasters with sunk
panels. It must have formed part of the garden walls.

Listing NGR: SK4416168089

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

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.