Monument record MDR6129 - Marshlane Farmhouse, Marsh Lane, Eckington

Type and Period (1)

  • (Stuart to Victorian - 1681 AD to 1900 AD)

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Full Description

Marshlane Farmhouse is cross-shaped in plan, and possibly therefore of religious significance. The building is gabled with some mullioned windows and hood moulds. Dated 1681. (1) A grade II listed house dating to 1681 with 19th century alterations. It was restored in the 20th century. It is built of coursed rubble coal measures sandstone with a shallow moulded plinth to part of the building. It also has coped gables with moulded kneelers, a central stone stack and a concrete tiled roof. It is cruciform plan, with two doorways, both on east facing elevations. See list description for more details. (2) Vernacular building of 1681 as indicated by date carved on door lintel. (3)

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Index: North Derbyshire Archaeological Trust (NDAT). North Derbyshire Archaeological Trust Index: 3804. 3804.
  • <2> Listed Building File: Historic England. 2011. The National Heritage List for England. Original UID: 79556.
  • <3> Index: Evans, R. 1976. Some dated vernacular buildings in Derbyshire.



Grid reference Centred SK 4105 7911 (12m by 16m) (Centre)

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Record last edited

Nov 20 2017 4:03PM

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