Listed Building: HOPPING HILL TERRACE EAST TERRACE AND HOPPING HILL TERRACE WEST TERRACE, NOS. 1 TO 23 (CONSEC) SHAW LANE (1335295)

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Grade II
Authority English Heritage
Volume/Map/Item 950, 5, 195
Date assigned Thursday, December 13, 1979
Date last amended

Description

Nos 1 to 14 (consec) West Terrace and Nos 15 to 23 (consec) East Terrace Built between 1800 and 1819 by Strutts for their workers. One block of back to back terraced housing on a steep hillslope at right angles to Shaw Lane. Coursed stone with slate roof and brick chimneys. Ingenious interlocking plan, the cellars of every other house on each side dug into the hillside. Each pair of houses occupies an area of only 20 ft x 21 ft. East Terrace, 3 storeys, West Terrace 2 storeys. One window each, some iron casements and some sashes remain but much modern glazing, generally in same spaces. Buttress at north-west end adjoins No 14. Houses approached by stone walled footpath along each side from Shaw Lane and by steps from Derby Road. Stone garden walls. Terraced gardens to West Terrace have stone retaining walls.

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Location

Grid reference SK 35106 45450 (point)
Map sheet SK34NE
Civil Parish BELPER, AMBER VALLEY, DERBYSHIRE

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Jan 6 2016 11:27AM

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