Building record MDR16028 - Main Entrance Lodge, Babington Hospital, Derby Road, Belper

Type and Period (3)

  • (Georgian to Victorian - 1828 AD to 1850 AD)
  • (Georgian to Victorian - 1828 AD to 1850 AD)
  • (Georgian to Victorian - 1828 AD to 1850 AD)

Protected Status/Designation

Full Description

A Grade II listed entrance lodge built as a gatehouse to Babington Hospital [SMR17059], which was originally designed as a workhouse for the Belper Union by architect, Giles Scott. A two-storey building built in the Jacobean style of ashlar with quoins and a slate roof, and a centre round arch over a carriageway with oriel window above, this set under a gable with finials. There is a window at each side of the arch with latticed iron glazing, end stone chimney-stacks and coped gable ends to the roof. Thought to be circa 1838 but not shown on the Belper Tithe Map of 1844, so possibly circa 1845-50? (1)

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <1> Listed Building File: Historic England. 2011. The National Heritage List for England. NHLE No. 1087380.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SK 3464 4697 (6m by 12m)
Civil Parish BELPER, AMBER VALLEY, DERBYSHIRE
World Heritage Site Derwent Valley Mills

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Record last edited

Dec 21 2018 9:27AM

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