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Re North and Co Limited and Attached Railings and Gate Piers

A Grade II Listed Building in Glossop, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 53.4412 / 53°26'28"N

Longitude: -1.9505 / 1°57'1"W

OS Eastings: 403382

OS Northings: 393828

OS Grid: SK033938

Mapcode National: GBR GXTN.H4

Mapcode Global: WHB9T.0RGR

Plus Code: 9C5WC2RX+FQ

Entry Name: Re North and Co Limited and Attached Railings and Gate Piers

Listing Date: 27 January 1978

Last Amended: 22 May 2000

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1384304

English Heritage Legacy ID: 484738

Location: Howard Town, High Peak, Derbyshire, SK13

County: Derbyshire

Electoral Ward/Division: Howard Town

Built-Up Area: Glossop

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Whitfield St James

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text


921-1/14/34 (East side)
27/01/78 RE North & Co Ltd and attached
railings and gate piers
(Formerly Listed as:
(East side)
Premises occupied by Richard E North)


Church sunday school, now factory. 1881 with C20 alterations.
Coursed millstone grit with polychromatic ashlar dressings and
Welsh slate roofs with coped gables and kneelers. Crenellated
stone stacks.
STYLE: Venetian Gothic Revival.
PLAN: L-plan with south-west corner tower and porch.
EXTERIOR: 2 storey. Street front has 4 windows arranged 3:1
with tower to right. To right projecting gabled porch with
pointed polychromatic arch doorway with flanking columns and
ornate double doors with boarded fanlight. Tall square tower
has single 2-light pointed arch window, and top stage with
double pointed arches supported on columns to each face with
single window and tiny window above to each arch. Square
pyramidal hipped roof with ball finial. To left 2 pairs of
pointed polychromatic arch windows with single columns between
and pointed relieving arches above. Beyond to left single
pointed polychromatic arch window. Above flush ashlar band and
similar window arrangement with continuous sill band, though
without relieving arches.
Left return has 6 windows arranged 5:1. To right single
window, taller gabled wing with paired pointed polychromatic
arch windows with column between and under single pointed
relieving arch. Above similar pair of pointed polychromatic
arch windows with column between. To left 5 pairs of flat
headed windows with plain sashes, those at either end with
doorway to left, and above 5 pointed polychromatic arch
Right return has windows with flat headed lintels, and blocked
door to tower. Rear lean-to addition.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: attached to front low boundary wall with
chamfered ashlar coping topped with ornate cast-iron railings
with trefoil finials to uprights and to right gateway with
square ashlar gate piers with chamfered corners and pyramidal
caps and pair of ornate cast-iron gates with trefoil finials
to uprights and dog bars.

Listing NGR: SK0338293828

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

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