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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: ROAD ARCHWAY AND FOOTBRIDGE (INCLUDES OFFICES FORMING SOUTH PART OF BLOCK IN EAST SIDE OF ARCHWAY)

List entry Number: 1087395

Location

ROAD ARCHWAY AND FOOTBRIDGE (INCLUDES OFFICES FORMING SOUTH PART OF BLOCK IN EAST SIDE OF ARCHWAY), BRIDGE FOOT

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
DerbyshireAmber ValleyDistrict AuthorityBelper

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 03-Feb-1966

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 78407

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History

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Details

BRIDGE FOOT 1.. 5167 (East Side) Road archway and footbridge (includes offices forming south part of block in east side of archway) SK 3448 SE 1/53 3.2.66. II* 2. Late C18/early C19. (The road archway is said to date from the 1790s). Ashlar. Two storeys. Slate roof, large segmental arch for double carriageway across main road flanked by round headed pedestrian archways. The western wall dividing the archways contains a drinking fountain. First floor has 5 casements of 3 lights each with glazing bars and gun embrasures commanding the roadway and thought to have been installed in case of attack by the Luddites. Vest side advanced, 3 storeys with casements. Footbridge or gangway extends along roadside to north. Ashlar with segmental arch to road now blocked. Tall parapet on outer side, short on inner side. Inter building to south of above 3 storeys, stone has round corner turrets to south corners, eaves bard, plain frieze, cornice and blocking course, minds between storeys. Two and 3 light casemnts with mullions, upper windows with transoms. Top floor windows largest.



Listing NGR: SK3453748036

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National Grid Reference: SK 34537 48036

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