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The Old Club House

A Grade II Listed Building in Buxton, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 53.2587 / 53°15'31"N

Longitude: -1.9167 / 1°55'0"W

OS Eastings: 405655

OS Northings: 373527

OS Grid: SK056735

Mapcode National: GBR HZ1R.VK

Mapcode Global: WHBBS.JCJ4

Entry Name: The Old Club House

Listing Date: 31 January 1997

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1257829

English Heritage Legacy ID: 463420

Location: High Peak, Derbyshire, SK17

County: Derbyshire

District: High Peak

Town: High Peak

Electoral Ward/Division: Corbar

Built-Up Area: Buxton

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Buxton with Burbage and King Sterndale

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text


616-1/3/86 (North side)
The Old Club House


Marked on OS map as Union Club.
Club house, now public house. 1886. Coursed rock-faced
millstone grit with ashlar dressings and Lakeland slate roof
with ornate terracotta ridge tiles, square louvred vent and
stone stacks.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys. Chamfered plinth, moulded first-floor
band, sill band and moulded eaves. Water Street front has
irregular 7-window front. Slightly projecting 2-storey wing to
centre has coped gable with band, kneelers and cross finial,
to right doorway with double panel doors and overlight and to
left 3-light cross casement, both openings segment headed with
Tudor hoodmoulds. To left 2 pairs of plain sashes in similar
surrounds. To right a single plain sash in similar surround
then 2-storey canted bay window with 4 plain sashes in similar
surrounds topped with battlements. Above to left gable wing
has 2 pairs of plain sashes, and to left again 4 plain sashes.
St John's Street front, single storey plus attic, has gabled
projection to left with central pointed arch doorway with
moulded surround flanked by single windows in similar
surrounds. Above chamfered band and pair of plain sashes in
moulded, pointed arch surrounds and a blind quatrefoil above.
The gable has coping, kneelers and cross finial. To left plain
sash and above gabled dormer window.
To right off-centre doorway in moulded surround with pair of
plain sashes to left and single plain sash to right, above
another gabled dormer window.
INTERIOR: though refurbished retains good quality original
bars and fittings, including stained glass and fireplaces with
ornate mirror overmantels.

Listing NGR: SK0565573527

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