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Listed Building record MDR16447 - Strutts Centre, Former Herbert Strutt School, Derby Road, Belper

Type and Period (2)

  • (Edwardian to Mid 20th Century - 1908 AD to 1950 AD?)
  • (Mid 20th Century to 21st Century - 1950 AD? to 2050 AD)

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Strutts Centre, former Herbert Strutt School, Derby Road, Belper, built in 1908. From the National Heritage List for England: '1. 5167 SK 3446 4/153 DERBY ROAD (East Side) Herbert Strutt School II GV 2. 1908. Architects Hunter and Woodhouse of Belper. Patron G H Strutt. (Sutton R 'The Herbert Strutt School'). Essentially a symmetrical composition, the school stands in an embanked garden above road. Stone from Strutt quarry in Makeney, rusticated with Matlock stone dressings and Westmoreland green slated roof. Jacobean style. Centre block of 2 storeys with centre fleche spire. Coped gable ends with chimneys. Five long windows with paired arched lights, the centre 3 under gables. Flanking single storey gabled blocks, the southern one has rear tower. Each of these linked by arcade to outer, 2 storey, wings. Windows with mullions, transoms and leaded glazing. Building designed to harmonize with G Scott's workhouse (now Babington Hospital qv) opposite. Listing NGR: SK3468146959' (1)

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <1> Listed Building File: Historic England. 2011. The National Heritage List for England.



Grid reference SK 34681 46959 (point)
World Heritage Site Derwent Valley Mills

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Record last edited

Dec 6 2023 4:24PM

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