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Former Canal Lengthmans Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Lea Bridge, Matlock, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 53.0967 / 53°5'48"N

Longitude: -1.5287 / 1°31'43"W

OS Eastings: 431653

OS Northings: 355603

OS Grid: SK316556

Mapcode National: GBR 6BN.Y0G

Mapcode Global: WHCDW.HF7B

Plus Code: 9C5W3FWC+MG

Entry Name: Former Canal Lengthmans Cottage

Listing Date: 14 August 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1367138

English Heritage Legacy ID: 78725

Location: Dethick, Lea and Holloway, Amber Valley, Derbyshire, DE4

County: Derbyshire

District: Amber Valley

Civil Parish: Dethick, Lea and Holloway

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Dethick St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text

Former Canal Lengthmans

Former lengthmans cottage. Late C18. Coursed rubble gritstone with plain gables,
end brick stacks, and a stone slated roof. Two storeys, three bays, with plain stone
frames to window openings stacked at each end bay. Two doorways with plain stone
surrounds, one now blocked to form a window opening. All door and window joinery
now missing. The cottage is situated close to the Lea Wood Aqueduct and to the
Lea Wood cut, linking the canal with Lea Bridge, and may have been built to serve
the latter waterway.

Listing NGR: SK3165355603

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

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