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Numbers 1-6 the Colonnade

A Grade II Listed Building in Buxton, Derbyshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.2594 / 53°15'33"N

Longitude: -1.9138 / 1°54'49"W

OS Eastings: 405850

OS Northings: 373604

OS Grid: SK058736

Mapcode National: GBR HZ2R.G9

Mapcode Global: WHBBS.KBXL

Entry Name: Numbers 1-6 the Colonnade

Listing Date: 21 December 1970

Last Amended: 31 January 1997

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1257841

English Heritage Legacy ID: 463390

Location: High Peak, Derbyshire, SK17

County: Derbyshire

District: High Peak

Town: High Peak

Electoral Ward/Division: Buxton Central

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


BUXTON

SK0573NE THE QUADRANT
616-1/3/79 (East side)
21/12/70 (Consecutive)
Nos.1-6 The Colonnade
(Formerly Listed as:
THE CRESCENT
Nos.1-6 (Consecutive)
Colonade)

GV II

Row of shops with projecting canopy. 1852-53, remodelled
c1990. By Henry Currey. Dressed painted stone with painted
ashlar dressings, cast-iron and glass canopy.
EXTERIOR: single storey. Street front has 18 bay glass canopy,
supported on 19 cast-iron columns with fluted shafts,
Composite capitals, ornate spandrels, guilloche band and
curved lean-to glass roof with iron finials to ridge. Eight
segment arched shop windows, 3 to left with C20 shop fronts,
4 to right retain 3-light round headed glazing and one to far
right now entrance to shopping arcade, beyond a single flat
headed shop window with single glazing and then a similar
curved window, both under a hipped roof with parapet.
INTERIOR: of Blezard's, The Chemist, retains fine C19 shop
fittings.

Listing NGR: SK0585073604

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

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