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Old Gaol

A Grade II Listed Building in Derby, Derby

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Latitude: 52.9236 / 52°55'24"N

Longitude: -1.4914 / 1°29'28"W

OS Eastings: 434292

OS Northings: 336360

OS Grid: SK342363

Mapcode National: GBR PGF.6B

Mapcode Global: WHDGT.2S32

Entry Name: Old Gaol

Listing Date: 24 February 1977

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1229480

English Heritage Legacy ID: 404301

Location: Derby, DE1

County: Derby

Electoral Ward/Division: Mackworth

Built-Up Area: Derby

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Derby St John the Evangelist

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text

Old Gaol
SK 3436 5/280

Now entrance to Greyhound track. Architect: Francis Goodwin. Circa 1830. Facade
remains largely unaltered. A single storey in ashlar, with corner towers, and
side wings divided by shallow pilasters into 4 bays. Massive central doorway between
solid piers with pilastered sides, projecting, each with 1 narrow window. Entrance
in centre between 2 massive Tuscan columns; triplyph frieze and modillion cornice
to centre; plain frieze at sides; small parapet and central rectangular stepped

Listing NGR: SK3429236360

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

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