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Handley House and Attached Garden Wall and Gate

A Grade II Listed Building in Stretton, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 53.1526 / 53°9'9"N

Longitude: -1.4391 / 1°26'20"W

OS Eastings: 437609

OS Northings: 361864

OS Grid: SK376618

Mapcode National: GBR 6B6.8ZJ

Mapcode Global: WHDFV.V0XZ

Entry Name: Handley House and Attached Garden Wall and Gate

Listing Date: 31 August 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1087789

English Heritage Legacy ID: 79462

Location: Stretton, North East Derbyshire, Derbyshire, S45

County: Derbyshire

District: North East Derbyshire

Civil Parish: Stretton

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

2/74 (North Side)
Handley House and attached
garden walland gate

Farmhouse, now house. 1723 with C19 and C20 additions. Coursed squared sandstone
with gritstone dressings and quoins. Slate roof. Moulded stone coped gables with
plain kneelers. Brick gable end and ridge stacks. Coved eaves band. Three storeys,
three bays. Projecting gabled stone porch, added in 1910, with chamfered quoined
doorcase. Re-used lintel over inscribed 'HIM 1679'. Ball finial to coped gable
above. Inner door has moulded architrave and C20 studded wooden door. To east,
C19 window in flush surround. To west, C20 3-light flush mullion window with
inserted masonry to west side. Beyond, to west, original 3-light flush mullion
window. Above, three 2-light flush mullion windows. Third storey added above with
three casement windows in flush surrounds. All fenestration C20 leaded lights,
except eastern ground floor window. Datestone on rear gable inscribed 'HIN 1723'.
Attached to front, a gritstone rubble wall with rounded copings, curving upwards
to east and west. To west, early C20 rusticated square gate piers with plain bases,
heavily moulded cornices and topped by large ball finials.

Listing NGR: SK3760961864

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