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County Hall

A Grade I Listed Building in Derby, City of Derby

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Coordinates

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

Grade: I

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

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Listing Text

ST MARY'S GATE
1.
5170
(North Side)
County Hall
SK 3536 SW 1/247
SK 3536 NW 2/247
SK 3436 NE 3/247
SK 3436 SE 4/247 20.6.52.
1 GV

2.
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
Bede".

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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