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Calver Mill

A Grade II Listed Building in Calver, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 53.2674 / 53°16'2"N

Longitude: -1.631 / 1°37'51"W

OS Eastings: 424709

OS Northings: 374549

OS Grid: SK247745

Mapcode National: GBR KZ1N.PG

Mapcode Global: WHCD1.X4JH

Entry Name: Calver Mill

Listing Date: 12 July 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1068650

English Heritage Legacy ID: 81617

Location: Calver, Derbyshire Dales, Derbyshire, S32

County: Derbyshire

District: Derbyshire Dales

Civil Parish: Calver

Built-Up Area: Calver

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Curbar All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text

SK 27 SW
2/51 (North Side)
12.7.67 Calver Mill
Cotton mill now Sissons factory. 1803-4. Coursed squared
gritstone, rock-faced gritstone and ashlar. Stone slate and
cement tile hipped roofs. T-plan with additional C20 wing to
north not of special interest. Six storeys with a two storey
late C19 wing to west. South elevation of 9-2-9 bays, the
middle two a projecting staircase and office wing. Rock-faced
ground floor, large ashlar lintels forming continuous bands
between areas of smaller coursed stone. Six tiers of glazing
bar sashes to each bay, with projecting sills. To the ground
floor the west return wall of the staircase wing has a round-
arched doorway with key and impost blocks, plank doors and
traceried fanlight. Also a C20 doorway with steel hood. In the
first bay to the west is a sliding plank door. The ground floor
to the eastern nine bays has an addition of 1947 not of special
interest. Similar glazing bar sashes to the two bay staircase
wing and its three-bay return elevations. Late C19 wing to west
has six bays of similar glazing bar sashes to its two floors.
North elevation originally with nineteen bays of glazing bar
sashes now interrupted by C20 additions. Octagonal 'tower' bays
at each end with a chamfer between each storey. These
originally contained closets. The original goit ran through a
segmental arch in the middle of the mill. The much altered
interior was of timber construction with later cast iron
replacement pillars.

Listing NGR: SK2470974549

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

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