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Barbrook Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Edensor, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 53.2248 / 53°13'29"N

Longitude: -1.6292 / 1°37'44"W

OS Eastings: 424855

OS Northings: 369815

OS Grid: SK248698

Mapcode National: GBR 57N.WF7

Mapcode Global: WHCD7.Y6CM

Entry Name: Barbrook Cottage

Listing Date: 12 July 1967

Last Amended: 19 June 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1088190

English Heritage Legacy ID: 81667

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 24/2569-24/2540
7/99 (West Side)
Barbrook Cottage
(formerly listed as
House at Western End
of Village)
House. c1830-40, probably by Paxton and Robertson. Enlarged
1966 using materials from Paxton's own house, Barbrook House.
Coursed squared sandstone with ashlar dressings. Stone slate
roof with overhanging gables, decorative bargeboards and
gableted timber finials. Ashlar ridge stack with angled
projections, ashlar stack to rear. Two storeys. East elevation
of two plus one bays. Symmetrical two-bay part has a central
doorway with plain ashlar surround and bracketed stone hood with
decorative scrollwork above and two carved heads, presumably
contemporary portraits. Panelled door. Flanked by 2-light
casement windows with projecting bracketed sills and returned
hoodmoulds. Two smaller casements above have projecting sills
and returned hoodmoulds, and between them a sunken panel with a
shield in relief. Lower bay to right has a 3-light casement to
each floor, with projecting sill and returned hoodmould. The
lower one has pointed arched lights. Gable end to north has a
pointed arched doorway with panelled door. 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: SK2485569815

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