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Latitude: 53.0556 / 53°3'20"N
Longitude: -1.5799 / 1°34'47"W
OS Eastings: 428254
OS Northings: 351007
OS Grid: SK282510
Mapcode National: GBR 59V.HC7
Mapcode Global: WHCF1.PGVC
Entry Name: Alton Manor and Attached Stable Range to North East
Listing Date: 10 March 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1158752
English Heritage Legacy ID: 79024
Location: Idridgehay and Alton, Amber Valley, Derbyshire, DE56
District: Amber Valley
Civil Parish: Idridgehay and Alton
Traditional County: Derbyshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire
Church of England Parish: Idridgehay St James
Church of England Diocese: Derby
PARISH OF IDRIDGEHAY AND ALTON WIRKSWORTH ROAD
SK 25 SE
Alton Manor and attached
stable range to north
Small Country House 1846-7 by Sir G G Scott. Ashlar gritstone, rising from a
shallow plinth, with coped gables, moulded kneelers, tall ashlar ridge stacks with
octagonal shafts and a concrete tiled roof, formerly stone slated. Irregular 'L'
plan house. Built in the Elizabethan style. Two storeys and attics. South
east elevation, gabled to south west end, and with porch in the angle. Four
centred arched head to moulded doorway, decorated spandrels to archway and a
panelled door. Stepped hoodmould above door, and coat of arms above archway.
Above doorway, a pointed oriel window, and above that an octagonal tower with a
pierced parapet. Tall mullioned and transomed windows. South west (garden)
elevation, with advanced gable to north west end, canted two storey bay with
crenellated parapet and grotesque spouts. Continuous stringcourse. Single gabled
dormer above mullioned and transomed window. Advanced bay to south east end.
Adjoining stable range to north east, of two storeys, with gabled entrance bay to
the yard, with moulded four-centred archway, to north east corner, an ogee cupola,
with lead covering and blind semi-circular headed lights.
Listing NGR: SK2825451006
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