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Adam Bede's Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Wirksworth, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 53.0698 / 53°4'11"N

Longitude: -1.5771 / 1°34'37"W

OS Eastings: 428435

OS Northings: 352588

OS Grid: SK284525

Mapcode National: GBR 59N.J32

Mapcode Global: WHCF1.R36G

Entry Name: Adam Bede's Cottage

Listing Date: 24 October 1950

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1109579

English Heritage Legacy ID: 79711

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

Adam Bede's Cottage
SK 25 SE 5/36 24.10.50.


A modest C18 cottage with latter alterations and modern porch. Ashlar;
2 storeys; slates. Associated with George Eliot and her novel 'Adam Bede'.
The home of Elizabeth Evans, aunt of George Eliot and the original of the
character Dinah Morris in the novel.

Listing NGR: SK2843552588

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

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