Row of six houses. Built 1780s for Richard Arkwright to accommodate workers for his textile mills. The row rises up Cromford Hill under three roof levels. Coursed rubble; tiled roofs. Three red and black brick ridge stacks. Plan similar to Arkwright phase I type, ie, 3 storeys, single unit with rear services under catslide; side stairs against side or party walls at rear and to one side of front entrance; 2-bay front elevations, the entrance bay with no windows above, the other with 2-light stone-mullioned windows to all floors; doorways with substantial rectangular lintels and crude capitals and bases to imposts, all tooled. Doorways survive intact; window surrounds intact throughout, and the mullions to Nos 100, 104, 110 and to the upper floors only of No. 106. C20 casements and glazed or half- glazed doors. Some original single-light window surrounds to rear; also some later extensions of the C19 and C20.
NB Nos 100, 104 and 110 Cromford Hill, Cromford, were individually listed on the 3rd November 1986 with serial numbers 1/15 I-K respectively. The row of 6 houses now has the serial number 1/124.
The asset was previously listed four times under List entries 1248372, 1248387 and 1277944. List entries 1248387 and 1248372 were removed from the List on 02/12/2014 and List entry 1277944 was removed from the List on 23/01/2015.