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Latitude: 53.2152 / 53°12'54"N
Longitude: -1.6771 / 1°40'37"W
OS Eastings: 421659
OS Northings: 368732
OS Grid: SK216687
Mapcode National: GBR 57S.GSD
Mapcode Global: WHCD7.6GM0
Entry Name: Arkwright Square arkwright Square (Arkwright Cottage and Two Unnamed Cottages)
Listing Date: 7 January 1970
Last Amended: 5 December 1997
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1247270
English Heritage Legacy ID: 468171
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 MILL STREET
831-1/4/132 (East side)
07/01/70 Arkwright Square
(Formerly Listed as:
Arkwright Square: Premises occupied
by Mrs D Wheeldon and 5 others)
Includes: Arkwright Square (Arkwright Cottage and two unnamed
cottages) BUXTON ROAD.
Small group of industrial housing now 8 dwellings including
Corner House, Corner Cottage, Arch Cottage, The Cottage,
Arkwright Cottage, Rose Cottage and 2 un-named houses. Late
C18, altered. Rubble limestone with sandstone dressings;
graduated slate roof with rolled-lead ridges.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys; 5-window range facing Mill Street,
3-window range facing Buxton Road. The houses set around 3
sides of a courtyard. Large quoins; flush sills and plain
lintels; various C20 part-glazed and boarded doors.
Mill Street front: quoins to near-central segmental archway. 2
doorways to left and one to right; 30-pane casements to right
of door and small casement to each floor on left. Buxton Road
front: 3 doorways; 30-pane casement to ground floor of
Arkwright Cottage on left otherwise 3-light and 2-light
casements with glazing bars. Rebuilt facade to unnamed house
on right, the openings without glazing. Hipped angle to the
roof; brick ridge stacks and end stacks with coved ashlar
Corner House adjoins rear of Corner Cottage and is taller:
stable-type door and casements with glazing bars; red tile
roof with brick end stack having coved cornice.
Rose Cottage is to rear of the yard: door to left of 3
casements to each floor in the style of horizontally-sliding
INTERIOR: not inspected.
Listing NGR: SK2165968732
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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