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The Homestead with Gatepiers

A Grade I Listed Building in Spondon, Derby

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.9192 / 52°55'9"N

Longitude: -1.406 / 1°24'21"W

OS Eastings: 440034

OS Northings: 335920

OS Grid: SK400359

Mapcode National: GBR 6DY.Z7L

Mapcode Global: WHDGV.CWPF

Entry Name: The Homestead with Gatepiers

Listing Date: 10 November 1967

Last Amended: 24 February 1977

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1229478

English Heritage Legacy ID: 404299

Location: Derby, DE21

County: Derby

Electoral Ward/Division: Spondon

Built-Up Area: Derby

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Spondon St Werburgh

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text

SITWELL STREET
1.
5170
Spondon
The Homestead,
with gatepiers.
(Formerly listed in the
Rural District of South
East Derbyshire)
SK 43 NW 10/278 10.11.67.
I

2.
Dated 1740 on rainwater head with initials IA. Somewhat in the manner of Francis
Smith of Warwick. Red brick with stone dressings; 3 storeys; 2+1+2 sash windows
in cased frames; flat arches of rubbed brick with fluted stone keyblocks; angle
quoins; central broad flight of 8 moulded atone steps with fine iron railings;
Venetian door feature with Doric columns and triglyph frieze; side lights with
sashes; central glazed door with round headed fanlight; central window on 1st storey
with fluted Ionic pilasters, pulvinated frieze, round head and massive sill brackets;
top storey window round headed with plain architrave; stone cornice; brick parapet
with stone capping and central open pediment. Rear elevation with 6 cased sashes;
Venetian stair window with brick piers; parapet; square porch on ground storey;
full height closet extension on left-hand 1 sash each storey; parapet. Rusticated
ashlar entrance piers with acorn finials.
Interior Good staircase. Contemporary panelling in principal rooms.


Listing NGR: SK4003435920

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