Building record MDR818 - Nos. 20 and 22, Market Place, Ashbourne

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  • (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

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Nos. 20 and 22 Market Place are a pair of buildings with a late 18th century façade. They are finished with roughcast with plain eaves and a tiled roof. They are 3 storeys tall, with 6 sash windows, with glazing bars, to each of the top two storeys. The doorcase to no. 22 has a moulded wood hood on slender fluted pillars and a divided door with a rectangular fanlight and moulded wooden consoles at the sides. There are stone steps to each door. The shop front is 19th century and there is an arched entrance to Lovatt's Yard at the north side. The rear façade is late 17th to early 18th century, built from red brick. The central section is 3 storey with 2 storey outer wings. The building has been raised from earlier lower gables to higher coped gables. The windows are 2-light with Gothic glazing bars, flanking side lights and keyblocks. A 2-storey bay with early/mid 18th century windows has been added to the centre wing. The interior has a number of contemporary features of interest. All the listed buildings in Market Place form a group. The rear faces of Nos 21 and 22 form a group with all the listed buildings in Lovatt's Yard. (1)

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <1> Listed Building File: Historic England. 2011. The National Heritage List for England. List entry number 1208191.



Grid reference Centred SK 1805 4681 (17m by 16m) (Centre)

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Record last edited

May 8 2019 11:12AM

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