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Alton Manor and Attached Stable Range to North East

A Grade II Listed Building in Idridgehay and Alton, Derbyshire

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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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1158752

English Heritage Legacy ID: 79024

Location: Idridgehay and Alton, Amber Valley, Derbyshire, DE56

County: Derbyshire

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

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Listing Text

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

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

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