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Latitude: 53.2109 / 53°12'39"N
Longitude: -1.6754 / 1°40'31"W
OS Eastings: 421772
OS Northings: 368256
OS Grid: SK217682
Mapcode National: GBR 57S.P78
Mapcode Global: WHCD7.7KF9
Entry Name: Friends Meeting House
Listing Date: 20 May 1974
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1245886
English Heritage Legacy ID: 468113
Location: Bakewell, Derbyshire Dales, Derbyshire, DE45
District: Derbyshire Dales
Civil Parish: Bakewell
Built-Up Area: Bakewell
Traditional County: Derbyshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire
Church of England Parish: Bakewell All Saints
Church of England Diocese: Derby
SK2168 CHAPEL LANE
831-1/4/80 (West side (off))
20/05/74 Friends Meeting House
Quaker meeting house. Dated 1852. Coursed dressed sandstone.
Welsh slate roof.
EXTERIOR: single storey; 3- and 2-window ranges. Plinth. Later
porch between bays 2 and 3 with twinned ashlar pilasters
supporting a pedimented wooden gable; ashlar side walls.
The original building has large windows with projecting stone
sills and wedge lintels each opening now glazed with fixed
12-pane lights beneath pivoting 8-pane openers. Centre lintel
states 'ERECTED 1852'. Boxed eaves to hipped roof.
Rear: various lean-tos and ashlar stack at eaves.
Right return: 9-pane casements on 2 floor levels.
INTERIOR: the original space now divided and gallery removed.
Present meeting room retains elders' bench with panelling
Listing NGR: SK2177268256
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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