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Revolution House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Old Whittington, Derbyshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.2702 / 53°16'12"N

Longitude: -1.4259 / 1°25'33"W

OS Eastings: 438387

OS Northings: 374957

OS Grid: SK383749

Mapcode National: GBR LZHM.3F

Mapcode Global: WHDF9.2299

Entry Name: Revolution House

Listing Date: 13 March 1968

Last Amended: 26 September 1977

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1088283

English Heritage Legacy ID: 83369

Location: Chesterfield, Derbyshire, S41

County: Derbyshire

District: Chesterfield

Town: Chesterfield

Electoral Ward/Division: Old Whittington

Built-Up Area: Chesterfield

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Whittington St Bartholomew

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text

HIGH STREET
1.
5169 (North West Side)
Whittington
Revolution House
(Formerly listed as
No 61)
SK 3874 6/51A 13.3.68.

II* GV


2.
Probably C17. Formerly the Old Cock and Pynot Inn - this part only remains. Stone
rubble. Thatched roof, stone coped gable ends with kneelers. I½ storeys, 1 dormer.
2 modern stone mullioned windows with leaded lights. Plaque on end wall bears
the following inscription: "AD 1688. In a roan which formerly existed at the end
of this cottage ... The Earl of Danby, the Early of Devonshire and Mr John Apey,
eldest son of the Earl of Holderness met sometime in 1688 to concert measures which
resulted in the Revolution of that year". Qualified for Grade II* for historical
interest.


Listing NGR: SK3838774957

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

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