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Rock House (Flats Numbers 1-9)

A Grade II Listed Building in Matlock, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 53.1089 / 53°6'32"N

Longitude: -1.5543 / 1°33'15"W

OS Eastings: 429934

OS Northings: 356949

OS Grid: SK299569

Mapcode National: GBR 599.3VV

Mapcode Global: WHCDW.334Z

Plus Code: 9C5W4C5W+H7

Entry Name: Rock House (Flats Numbers 1-9)

Listing Date: 26 October 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1248009

English Heritage Legacy ID: 429502

Location: Cromford, Derbyshire Dales, Derbyshire, DE4

County: Derbyshire

Civil Parish: Cromford

Built-Up Area: Cromford

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Cromford St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text


Rock House
(Flats, Nos 1 to 9)
SK 2956 1/69


Circa 1780. Built by William Arkwright. Ashlar; 3 storeys; 5 sash windows
(no glazing bars); single-storeyed bay on right-hand side with central Doric
portico; pier at left-hand side; moulded cornice; parapet. 3-storeyed
stuccoed wing to rear of left-hand side has 4 sash windows. High brick wall
extending forward on west side links to, and extends beyond, former stable
block having 3 later casement windows; sill band extending overall; plain
pediment enclosing stone-faced clock and bellcote with wind vane.

Listing NGR: SK2993456948

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

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