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Wirksworth Maternity Home

A Grade II Listed Building in Wirksworth, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 53.081 / 53°4'51"N

Longitude: -1.5734 / 1°34'24"W

OS Eastings: 428673

OS Northings: 353837

OS Grid: SK286538

Mapcode National: GBR 59G.YV5

Mapcode Global: WHCDV.STYD

Entry Name: Wirksworth Maternity Home

Listing Date: 23 January 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1109559

English Heritage Legacy ID: 79762

Location: Wirksworth, Derbyshire Dales, Derbyshire, DE4

County: Derbyshire

District: Derbyshire Dales

Civil Parish: Wirksworth

Built-Up Area: Wirksworth

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Wirksworth St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text

1. (West Side)

Wirksworth Maternity Home
SK 2853 2/94


Early C19. Ashlar; 3 storeys; 3 sash windows, the outers of 3 lights, in
moulded architraves with cornice hoods on consoles; plain sill bands; quoins
at sides; moulded wood doorcase with rectangular fanlight, and portico with
coupled Tuscan pilasters, entablature and cornice surmounted by an open
balustrade; 2 wood mullioned 3-light sash windows to ground floor (no glazing
bars) with moulded architraves and shallow pediments on consoles; modillion
eaves cornice; blocking course; end gables with stone copings and stacks.
On right-hand side a slightly later 2-storeyed wing having 1 window above,
and 2 below minus glazing bars.

Premises occupied by Lloyd's Bank Nos 6 to 14 (even) and Wirksworth Maternity
Home form a group.

Listing NGR: SK2867353837

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

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