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Bridge House and Bridgeway

A Grade II Listed Building in Bakewell, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 53.2141 / 53°12'50"N

Longitude: -1.6733 / 1°40'24"W

OS Eastings: 421910

OS Northings: 368609

OS Grid: SK219686

Mapcode National: GBR 57S.HRP

Mapcode Global: WHCD7.8GFV

Plus Code: 9C5W687G+JM

Entry Name: Bridge House and Bridgeway

Listing Date: 13 March 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1148024

English Heritage Legacy ID: 468061

Location: Bakewell, Derbyshire Dales, Derbyshire, DE45

County: Derbyshire

District: Derbyshire Dales

Civil Parish: Bakewell

Built-Up Area: Bakewell

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Bakewell All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text


831-1/4/28 (South side)
13/03/51 Bridge House and Bridgeway


Part shown on O.S. Map as Government Offices.
Large house now 2 dwellings and various commercial premises.
Early C19. Ashlar and deeply-coursed dressed sandstone; stone
slate roof.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys, 5-window range arranged 3:2; double-depth
plan. Bridge House occupies 3 bays to left: ground- and
first-floor sill bands; central door and 4-pane overlight in
stone architrave with cornice on consoles. 8/8 sashes with
hoodmoulds. Second floor windows are taller and have flush
sills to 8/8 sashes without hoodmoulds.
Bridgeway to right is set back slightly but in same style:
altered ground-floor bay 2 has door to left of altered opening
with 6/6 sash beneath truncated hoodmould; second-floor
windows have projecting sills and hoodmoulds.
The whole range has eaves cornice, ashlar parapet and gable
copings; ashlar end stacks (left stack truncated), 2 matching
ridge stacks. Left return: semi-octagonal projection of 3
storeys with 6/6 sashes and embattled parapet.
INTERIOR: Bridge House only inspected. Bridge House has
original staircase with columnar newels and square rods to the
handrail (many missing). First-floor landing with reeded
pilasters and basket arch into the semi-octagonal projection;
6-panel doors.

Listing NGR: SK2191068609

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

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