Building record MDR5367 - Royal Oak, Market Place, Chesterfield

Type and Period (1)

  • (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status/Designation

  • Listed Building (II*)

Full Description

SK 3829 7108. No 1, The Shambles (Royal Oak Inn), is a 16th century timber-framed building of two storeys, jettied out over the ground floor which is now largely brick. Restored in the late 19th century. The building qualifies for a Grade 2* rating particularly for the upper windows in the timber framed part, which are probably now unique in the area. (1, 2)

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: Department of the Environment. 1977. Borough of Chesterfield Derby Sept 1977 69-70.
  • <2> Bibliographic reference: Pevsner, N. 1979. The Buildings of England: Derbyshire. 2nd ed., revised. pp. 194-6.

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Location

Grid reference Centred SK 3829 7108 (10m by 10m) (Centre)
Civil Parish CHESTERFIELD, CHESTERFIELD, DERBYSHIRE

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Record last edited

Jul 27 2017 4:12PM

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