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Derby Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in East, Bury

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Latitude: 53.5931 / 53°35'35"N

Longitude: -2.2971 / 2°17'49"W

OS Eastings: 380433

OS Northings: 410762

OS Grid: SD804107

Mapcode National: GBR DVDW.HQ

Mapcode Global: WH97Q.PYCC

Entry Name: Derby Hall

Listing Date: 3 February 1971

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1067239

English Heritage Legacy ID: 210687

Location: Bury, BL9

County: Bury

Electoral Ward/Division: East

Built-Up Area: Bury

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Bury St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Manchester

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Listing Text

SD 8010 NW

Derby Hall




1850 by Sydney Smirke. In classical style, formerly comprising in one monumental
composition (from left to right) the Derby Hotel, Derby Hall, (originally Town Hall)
and the Athenaeum, of which the rest was demolished in mid C20. Ashlar with
horizontal rustication on ground floor and crowning dentilled cornice and blocking course.
Right-hand section has giant 3-bay Corinthian temple-front over tall ground floor
podium; three arched windows on 1st floor, with three circular concave panels above; three arched
doorways on ground floor. Left-hand section is 2-storeyed with advanced segmental-pedimented
centrepiece of columns and pilasters enclosing doorway below and Venetian
window above. Three arched windows on each side of this. Extra bay on far left, advanced
with rectangular windows (including two additional ones in mezzanine).

Listing NGR: SD8043310762

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

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