Building record MDR15376 - Chapel-style barn, Holt House, Two Dales, Darley Dale

Type and Period (1)

  • (Medieval to Late 20th Century - 1416 AD to 1970 AD)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

Adjacent to Holt House on the east is a large barn constructed in the style of a chapel, with a date stone of 1416 above the door. The Dakeyne family motto was 'Strike Dakeyne, the devil's in the hemp', beileved to originate from naval fire ships, in which the Dakeynes had a history of naval service. (1) See also: Holt House, Two Dales, Darley Dale, (SMR9823) Gardens and former parkland at Holt House, Two Dales, Darley Dale, (SMR9858)

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: Jackson, L. 2002. Darleys in the Dale: Echoes from the Valley.



Grid reference Centred SK 2844 6277 (20m by 21m)

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Record last edited

Aug 16 2016 2:44PM

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