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The Ferns

A Grade II Listed Building in Duffield, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 52.985 / 52°59'5"N

Longitude: -1.4874 / 1°29'14"W

OS Eastings: 434512

OS Northings: 343194

OS Grid: SK345431

Mapcode National: GBR 6D2.W86

Mapcode Global: WHDGM.470G

Entry Name: The Ferns

Listing Date: 13 February 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1158291

English Heritage Legacy ID: 78869

Location: Duffield, Amber Valley, Derbyshire, DE56

County: Derbyshire

District: Amber Valley

Civil Parish: Duffield

Built-Up Area: Duffield

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Duffield St Alkmund

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text

7/30 (West Side)
13.2.67 No 56 The Ferns
House. Said to have been built in 1756. Red brick with sandstone
dressings. Welsh slate roof hidden behind a coped parapet. Two
brick ridge stacks. Stone quoins, first and second floor stone sill
bands. Stone dentil eaves cornice. Chamfered stone plinth. Three
storeys. Broad symmetrical three bay east elevation. The centre
bay advanced with quoins and a dentilled pediment. Venetian door
with moulded stone surround and stepped keyblock. Raised and fielded
panelled door with narrow side lights and a traceried fanliqht. Flanked
on each side by glazing bar sashes under chanelled stone lintels with
stepped keyblocks. To the left, a doorway with rusticated surround,
basket arch and raised and fielded panelled door. The first floor has a
central glazing bar sash with moulded architrave and stepped keyblock,
flanked on each side by glazing bar sashes under channelled stone lintels
with stepped keyblocks. Three similar but smaller windows above. The
interior has a dogleg open string staircase with ramped handrail and
stick balusters. Segmental arch across the entrance hall before the
staircase. Tall staircase window. Chimneypiece with carved surround;
another similar chimneypiece in an upstairs room.

Listing NGR: SK3451243194

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