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House North of the Yews

A Grade II Listed Building in Edensor, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 53.2254 / 53°13'31"N

Longitude: -1.6251 / 1°37'30"W

OS Eastings: 425123

OS Northings: 369885

OS Grid: SK251698

Mapcode National: GBR 57N.XL5

Mapcode Global: WHCD8.06D4

Entry Name: House North of the Yews

Listing Date: 19 June 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1088161

English Heritage Legacy ID: 81694

Location: Edensor, Derbyshire Dales, Derbyshire, DE45

County: Derbyshire

District: Derbyshire Dales

Civil Parish: Edensor

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Edensor St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text

SK 24/2569-24/2570
7/126 (East Side)
House North of the
House. c1830-40, probably by Paxton and Robertson. Coursed
squared sandstone and ashlar. Plain tile hipped and gabled
roof. Bracketed eaves. Pair of lateral ashlar stacks. Heavy
moulded plinth, plain first and second floor bands. Two and
three storeys. West elevation of three bays. Broad gabled bay
to left has a 4-light recessed and chamfered mullion window,
with similar 2-light window above. To the right a narrow
recessed bay with tall thin lancet staircase window with moulded
hoodmould. Blind rectangular window above, beneath a pointed
shaped gable. To the right again a three storey canted bay
with, to the ground floor, a 2-light recessed and chamfered
mullion window, similar 2-light window above, with triangular
headed lights, and a wooden cross window above again, with
triangular headed lights under a single triangular headed
recessed and chamfered surround. Single storey porch to north
and glazing bar sashes to rear. Built as part of the
picturesque model village by Paxton for the Sixth Duke of
Devonshire. Sources: G F Chadwick The Works of Joseph Paxton,
Architectural Press 1961.

Listing NGR: SK2512369885

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