Listed Building record MDR11384 - Stables and service buildings to former Darley Hall, Darley Abbey

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Stables and service buildings to former Darley Hall. Brick-built service buildings to Darley Hall, originally built c.1727, and extended in the 1760s by Joseph Pickford of Derby. L-shaped range of stable buildings and carriage stores, with grooms' accommodation over. Earliest phase is of brick on a chamfered stone plinth with stone quoins. Shallow segmental brick arched lintels and small-paned casements (some original Yorkshire sliding sashes), those to the east gable/elevation have been enlarged. The range to the east was originally attached to the house. The stable buildings are earlier. (1) The buildings form a group with 1 & 2 Abbey Yard [SMR32865] and 3-5 Abbey Yard [SMR32866]. (2)

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Unpublished document: Morris, M (Mel Morris Conservation). 2004. Study to Identify Candidate Buildings for Grant Assistance and a Review of Conservation Area Boundaries, Derwent Valley Mills World Heritage Site. Gazetteer: 14-030.
  • <2> Listed Building File: Historic England. 2011. The National Heritage List for England. NHLE No. 1067825.



Grid reference Centred SK 35141 38295 (35m by 44m)
World Heritage Site Derwent Valley Mills

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  • EDR3895

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Record last edited

Jul 22 2021 12:10PM

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