Listed Building record MDR14183 - Nos. 5-6 Long Row, Belper

Type and Period (1)

  • (Georgian to 21st Century - 1800 AD? to 2050 AD)

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Full Description

Nos. 5-6 Long Row, Belper, a pair of early 19th century houses. 'Long Row contains perhaps the most impressive example of industrial housing built in the town by Jedediah Strutt.' (1) 'Long Row is industrial housing of a high quality. There were originally 77 houses in the Long Row. It was built in the form of three terraces, two of which were continuous until broken by the North Midland Railway in 1840. There are now 62 dwellings in all.' (2) From the National Heritage List for England: 'LONG ROW 1. 5167 (North Side) Nos 5 and 6 SK 3447 NE 1/28 28.9.76. II GV 2. Early C19. A pair of houses, one building adjoining Nos 7-20 to the east. Red brick. Slates. Two and a half storeys with attic window in gable end. One window each, plain modern glazing in former window spaces. Centre doors with cambered head linings. Included for group value. Listing NGR: SK3467347913.' (3)

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: Fowkes, D (ed.). 2011. Derbyshire Industrial Archaeology: A Gazetteer of Sites, Part III, Borough of Amber Valley (second edition). 3.
  • <2> Bibliographic reference: Derwent Valley Mills Partnership. 2011. The Derwent Valley Mills and their Communities. 54-55.
  • <3> Listed Building File: Historic England. 2011. The National Heritage List for England. https://historicengland.org.uk/listing/the-list/list-entry/1109240?section=official-list-entry.

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Location

Grid reference SK 34673 47913 (point)
Civil Parish BELPER, AMBER VALLEY, DERBYSHIRE
World Heritage Site Derwent Valley Mills

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Sep 15 2022 8:36AM

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