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A Grade II Listed Building in Glossop, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 53.4439 / 53°26'38"N

Longitude: -1.9538 / 1°57'13"W

OS Eastings: 403165

OS Northings: 394130

OS Grid: SK031941

Mapcode National: GBR GXSM.T5

Mapcode Global: WHB9S.YPSP

Entry Name: Wain

Listing Date: 27 January 1978

Last Amended: 22 May 2000

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1384222

English Heritage Legacy ID: 484655

Location: High Peak, Derbyshire, SK13

County: Derbyshire

District: High Peak

Town: High Peak

Electoral Ward/Division: Howard Town

Built-Up Area: Glossop

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Dinting Vale Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text


921-1/10/1 (West side)
27/01/78 Wain
(Formerly Listed as:
(West side)
Glossop Gas Works Offices)


Glossop Gas Company offices, now commercial premises. 1845,
converted C20. Rock-faced coursed millstone grit with ashlar
dressings, vermiculated quoins and Welsh slate roof.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys. Street front has symmetrical 5 window
range. Central doorway with stone pilasters and pediment,
metal door with rectangular overlight, flanked by 2 tall
roundheaded windows with vermiculated keystones and C20
windows with horizontal glazing bars. Above 5 similar windows.
Ashlar band between floors inscribed:- 'GLOSSOP GAS WORKS
ESTABLISHED AD 1845'. Moulded cornice and cast-iron rainwater
Left and right returns topped with pediments, each with 2
similar round headed windows to each floor with plain
Rear elevation has symmetrical 5 window range. Slightly
off-centre round headed doorway with pilaster surround and
boarded fanlight, to right small round headed window. Either
side 2 round headed windows with keystones and C20 windows
with horizontal glazing bars and boarded fanlights. Above tall
central round headed window with margin light glazing flanked
by 2 round headed windows similar to those below.
INTERIOR: has wooden staircase with turned balusters to
entrance hall and panelled doors to ground floor.

Listing NGR: SK0316594130

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

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