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Bretby Art Pottery Showroom

A Grade II Listed Building in Woodville, Derbyshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.7692 / 52°46'9"N

Longitude: -1.5395 / 1°32'22"W

OS Eastings: 431163

OS Northings: 319168

OS Grid: SK311191

Mapcode National: GBR 6GQ.7LL

Mapcode Global: WHCGF.BN4D

Entry Name: Bretby Art Pottery Showroom

Listing Date: 14 October 1981

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1205017

English Heritage Legacy ID: 82582

Location: South Derbyshire, Derbyshire, DE11

County: Derbyshire

Electoral Ward/Division: Woodville

Built-Up Area: Swadlincote

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Blackfordby St Margaret of Antioch

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

SWADLINCOTE ROAD
1.
5174
(south side)
Bretby Art Pottery Showroom
SK 31 NW 4/17

II

2.
Early C20. Built as showroom for Bretby Art Pottery. A small building,
slightly recessed from street boundary and attached to works at rear.
Art nouveau influence. Of glazed red brick and pyramidal tiled roof with
finial, gabled to left above showroom window. Street elevation, one storey
with window and door. Gable has finial and bargeboards on brick corbels,
with tie beam and balusters as queen posts. Flattened elliptical arch to
shop window set in brick recess. Glazing bars to tripartite stained glass
top light. Panelled door has glazed top light with name and trademark of
pottery. Large letter box at side as part of composition. Copper strip
above with Art nouveau lettering. Interior has good fireplace, panelled
doors and pottery showroom with painted doors, murals and decorative metalwork.


Listing NGR: SK3116319168

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

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