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Burre House (Excluding C20 Garages at Rear of Eastern Wing)

A Grade II Listed Building in Bakewell, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 53.2186 / 53°13'7"N

Longitude: -1.6755 / 1°40'31"W

OS Eastings: 421767

OS Northings: 369111

OS Grid: SK217691

Mapcode National: GBR 57S.96Q

Mapcode Global: WHCD7.7CFD

Plus Code: 9C5W689F+CR

Entry Name: Burre House (Excluding C20 Garages at Rear of Eastern Wing)

Listing Date: 13 March 1951

Last Amended: 5 December 1997

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1247516

English Heritage Legacy ID: 468136

Location: Bakewell, Derbyshire Dales, Derbyshire, DE45

County: Derbyshire

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

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831-1/3/96 (North side)
13/03/51 Burre House (excluding C20 garages
at rear of eastern wing)
(Formerly Listed as:
(North side)
Burre House (excluding modern
garages at rear of eastern wing))


House. Late C18 and early C19. Ashlar and deeply-coursed
sandstone; slate roof with rolled lead ridges.
EXTERIOR: near symmetrical composition of 3-storey, 3-bay
centre; one-storey, single-bay side wings flanked by 2-storey,
single-bay pavilions; screen wall to right links to gateway
into rear courtyard; 2-storey, 2-bay service wing to far left.
Centre: plinth; 4-panelled door and fanlight with radial
glazing bars beneath archivolt within Doric aedicule. The door
is flanked by 3-storey canted bay windows with first-floor
band, first-floor sill band and 2/2 sashes of diminishing
heights. 2/2 sash over door has cornice on consoles. Eaves
cornice and rolled-lead ridges to hipped roof with corniced
ashlar end stacks.
Side wing to left: tripartite sash beneath band; coped gable
with vase finials. Altered side wing to right has later
rectangular projection with stone-mullioned tripartite window;
1/1 sashes.
The 2-storey pavilions are set back: impost bands to
round-arched sashes with glazing bars beneath 6-pane
casements; pedimented gables with ball finials.
Tall screen wall to right masks later garages and returns to
link to gateway to rear yard.
Service wing to far left with 2/2 sashes and parapet continued
from adjacent pavilion.
INTERIOR: not inspected.

Listing NGR: SK2176769111

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