Listed Building record MDR11573 - Former Station Master's house, Matlock Railway Station, Matlock Bridge, Matlock Town

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Both Matlock Railway Station and the nearby station house were designed by J Paxton in 1850. (1) Station Master's house at Matlock Station. Built in c. 1850, with 20th century alterations and additions. Attributed to Sir Joseph Paxton, for The Midland Railway Company. The house is of regularly coursed squared gritstone blocks with ashlar dressings, some painted, and ashlar chimney stacks, one to the east gable, the other to the west side wall. The house forms part of the station complex developed by the Midland Railway Company on the route between Derby and Buxton. (2)

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: 1975. Council of British Archaeology Panel on Industrial Monuments. 6.
  • <2> Listed Building File: Historic England. 2011. The National Heritage List for England.

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Location

Grid reference Centred SK 29680 60199 (15m by 12m)
Civil Parish MATLOCK TOWN, DERBYSHIRE DALES, DERBYSHIRE

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Jun 30 2021 3:22PM

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