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Former Water Tower to Shipley Hall South of Home Farm

A Grade II Listed Building in Shipley, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 52.9936 / 52°59'37"N

Longitude: -1.3509 / 1°21'3"W

OS Eastings: 443664

OS Northings: 344231

OS Grid: SK436442

Mapcode National: GBR 7FL.79G

Mapcode Global: WHDGP.60YT

Entry Name: Former Water Tower to Shipley Hall South of Home Farm

Listing Date: 20 January 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1158422

English Heritage Legacy ID: 78823

Location: Shipley, Amber Valley, Derbyshire, DE75

County: Derbyshire

District: Amber Valley

Civil Parish: Shipley

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Cotmanhay and Shipley Christ Church

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text

SK 44 SW
5/45 (East Side)
Former Water Tower
to Shipley Hall,
south of Home Farm


Water tower, now cafe and display area. 1892, extended and
converted c1920. Built for the Miller-Mundys of Shipley Hall.
Rock-faced stone with ashlar quoins, dressings, copings to plinth
and moulded band near eaves level, also moulded cornice. Addition
in red brick with brown brick sawtooth bands between storeys and
with conical wooden roof. Four storey octagonal water tower and
five storey brick tower to south-west side, linked by glazed
timber screens. East facade of water tower has a stepped 3-light
mullion window with semi-circular headed lights to first floor
and a 2-light mullion window over, also with semi-circular headed
lights. Above again, there is a stone plaque with the crest of
the Miller-Mundys and 'EMM 1892", carved in relief. North elevation
has a raised doorcase. Other elevations are blank except south-
west elevation which has new openings through to the brick tower
which has a concrete spiral staircase and narrow windows to north

Listing NGR: SK4366444231

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