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Latitude: 53.2549 / 53°15'17"N
Longitude: -1.7481 / 1°44'53"W
OS Eastings: 416904
OS Northings: 373134
OS Grid: SK169731
Mapcode National: GBR JZ7S.BX
Mapcode Global: WHCD0.3GV1
Entry Name: Top Cottages
Listing Date: 22 March 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1158718
English Heritage Legacy ID: 80956
Location: Litton, Derbyshire Dales, Derbyshire, SK17
District: Derbyshire Dales
Civil Parish: Litton
Traditional County: Derbyshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire
Church of England Parish: Tideswell St John the Baptist
Church of England Diocese: Derby
SK 17 SE PARISH OF LITTON CRESSBROOK UPPER LANE
3/44 (North side)
59 - 62 Top Cottages (Consec)
Terrace of four mill-workers' cottages. c1843 probably by Weightman & Hadfield.
Coursed squared limestone with grits tone dressings and quoins. Welsh slate roof
with central group of four stone ridge stacks and two further ridge stacks. Single
storey plus attic storey. Symmetrical four bay south elevation. Doorway on the
left with stone bracketed hood. To the right a 3-light chamfered mullion window
with dripmould. To the right a similar doorway and window. The right hand two
bays a mirror image of the left two. Four 2-light dormer windows above with
wooden bargeboards and finials. Most windows have their original diamond lights.
The cottages form part of the mill settlement, built to serve Cressbrook Mill.
They form part of a symmetrical composition with Nos 63 - 65 and Nos 66 - 69
Listing NGR: SK1690473134
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