Building record MDR16255 - The Rocks, St John's Road, Matlock Bath.

Type and Period (1)

  • (Georgian to Hanoverian - 1800 AD to 1832 AD)

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Full Description

A pair of Grade II listed early 19th century villas in the "cottage orne" style and one formerly house known as Rock Villa. The building has a stucco exterior, two storeys and advanced gabled wings at each side. The centre has three windows with cast iron "Gothic" glazing bars, and each wing has a later sash window. There are ornamental bargeboards with drop finials, bold lined eaves, stone chimney-stacks set diagonally, and slate roofs. The wing on the right-hand side has a two-light window with a balcony surmounting an open arcaded loggia. There is a large conservatory on the left-hand side. (1)

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <1> Listed Building File: Historic England. 2011. The National Heritage List for England. NHLE No. 1248193.



Grid reference Centred SK 2956 5953 (30m by 25m)

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Record last edited

Dec 21 2018 9:27AM

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