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Herbert Strutt School

A Grade II Listed Building in Belper, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 53.019 / 53°1'8"N

Longitude: -1.4843 / 1°29'3"W

OS Eastings: 434690

OS Northings: 346977

OS Grid: SK346469

Mapcode National: GBR 6CP.PK8

Mapcode Global: WHDGF.5CFX

Entry Name: Herbert Strutt School

Listing Date: 13 December 1979

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1349048

English Heritage Legacy ID: 78481

Location: Belper, Amber Valley, Derbyshire, DE56

County: Derbyshire

District: Amber Valley

Civil Parish: Belper

Built-Up Area: Belper

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Belper Christ Church

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text

(East Side)
Herbert Strutt School
SK 3446 4/153
1908. Architects Hunter and Woodhouse of Belper. Patron G H Strutt. (Sutton
R 'The Herbert Strutt School'). Essentially a symmtrical composition, the
school stands in an embanked garden above road. Stone from Strutt quarry in
Makeney, rusticated with Matlock stone dressings and Westmoreland green slated
roof. Jacobean style. Centre block of 2 storeys with centre fleche spire.
Coped gable ends with chimneys. Five long windows with paired arched lights,
the centre 3 under gables. Flanking single storey gabled blocks, the southern
one has rear tower. Each of these linked by arcade to outer, 2 storey, wings.
Windows with mullions, transoms and leaded glazing. Building designed to harmonize
with G Scott's workhouse (now Babington Hospital qv) opposite.

Listing NGR: SK3469046977

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