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Latitude: 52.9246 / 52°55'28"N
Longitude: -1.4806 / 1°28'50"W
OS Eastings: 435012
OS Northings: 336482
OS Grid: SK350364
Mapcode National: GBR PJD.JY
Mapcode Global: WHDGT.7R58
Entry Name: County Hall
Listing Date: 20 June 1952
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1279174
English Heritage Legacy ID: 404021
Location: Derby, DE1
County: City of Derby
Electoral Ward/Division: Arboretum
Built-Up Area: Derby
Traditional County: Derbyshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire
Church of England Parish: All Saints Derby
Church of England Diocese: Derby
ST MARY'S GATE
SK 3536 SW 1/247
SK 3536 NW 2/247
SK 3436 NE 3/247
SK 3436 SE 4/247 20.6.52.
1660. Fine facade set back from street at rear of cour d'honneur. Classical style.
Stone; single-storeyed facade; 3 large round-headed windows with stone mullioned
rectangular frames; pilasters between windows and Tuscan columns at corners; 2
splendid stone doorcases surmounted by entablatures with segmental pediments and
each within voluted broken pediment, semi-circular arched doorways and multi-panelled
divided doors, stylobate of 4 - steps; and moulded eaves cornice surmounted by an
open balustrade; hipped slate roof. Interior: Plain Court Room (now the Crown
Court) containing monument to F N Clarage Mundy, with bust, by Chantrey, 1820.
Believed to be the setting of Betty Sorrel's trial in George Elliot's novel "Adam
Nos 10, 11 and 11A,Former Rural District Council Offices, No 18, Country Hall, forecourt
wall, gate piers, gates and railings of County Hall and Police Station form a
Listing NGR: SK3501236482
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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