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The Peacock Inn

A Grade II Listed Building in Chesterfield, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 53.2352 / 53°14'6"N

Longitude: -1.4302 / 1°25'48"W

OS Eastings: 438126

OS Northings: 371061

OS Grid: SK381710

Mapcode National: GBR 697.57L

Mapcode Global: WHDF9.0Y65

Entry Name: The Peacock Inn

Listing Date: 12 August 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1334679

English Heritage Legacy ID: 83403

Location: Chesterfield, Derbyshire, S40

County: Derbyshire

District: Chesterfield

Town: Chesterfield

Electoral Ward/Division: St Leonard's

Built-Up Area: Chesterfield

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Chesterfield St Mary and All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text

5169 ------------
No 67
(The Peacock Inn)
SK 3871 SW 1/64 12.8.74.


C16 timber framed building on site of at least 2 earlier buildings. Street facade,
plastered 1st floor, ground floor has tiled mid C19 public house front with entablature
and panelled pilasters. Large coved eaves, steeply pitched slate roof, brick chimneys.
2 storeys, cellars and 2 dormers. 2 bays but originally of at least 3 bays, eastern
part now lost and eastern end wall, boarded over timber frame. 2 windows those
of 1st floor contemporary oriels extending through coving to eaves. Ground floor
has elliptically arched windows flanking centre round arched door with 7 panels,
the top panel semi-circular. Door set in moulded architrave. Internally, substantial
timber framing visible - front wall replaced but wall posts - curved to brace jetty
remain. 3 of 4 corner posts visible on stone footing. Rest of ground floor now
generally of stone or brick. Ceiling beams intact with stopped chamfers and centre
chamfered beam extending across width of building, 1st floor has later ceiling
inserted above tie beams. Western rear timber framed extension probably carried
earlier staircase. (Present earlier/mid C19 dog leg staircase beyond, has continuous
handrail and iron balusters). 1st floor internal walls have close studding exposed
with tall panels grooved to take thin stone slab infill lath and plaster infill
around windows and coving. Butt purlin roof with double purlins tenoned into trusses,
arched wind braces and collars.

Listing NGR: SK3812671061

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

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