Building record MDR13854 - Flats 1-45, Exeter House, Exeter Place, Derby

Type and Period (1)

  • (Early 20th Century - 1929 AD to 1929 AD)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

Brick apartment complex with blue mosaic details designed by Derby’s first Borough Architect, C.H. Aslin, and built in 1929. The building is one of the first examples of city centre public housing and the first municipal flats in Derby. Railings designed to match the geometrical style of the building. This was the first element of the Second Derby Improvement Plan (1929-30) to be completed. Named after Exeter House (demolished in 1854) in whose former grounds it sits. (1)

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: Derby City Council. 2010. City of Derby Local List. p 16.



Grid reference Centred SK 3555 3644 (59m by 51m)

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Record last edited

Nov 16 2017 10:26AM

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