Building record MDR847 - Nos. 26-28, St John's Street, Ashbourne

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Ashbourne Gingerbread Shop, on the south-east side of the street is a 17th century timber framed house, with plain eaves and machine tiles on the roof. The timber framing is exposed internally, but the fa├žade has imitation framing. It comprises two storeys, with the upper storey oversailing on plain curved brackets. The second storey has 3 sash windows with boxed frames. The ground floor has a modern shop front. (1) Vernacular building (No. 23, Market Palce) is dated to 1712, as indicated by datestone on a door lintel. (2)

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  • <1> Index: North Derbyshire Archaeological Trust (NDAT). North Derbyshire Archaeological Trust Index: 3219. 3219.
  • <2> Index: Evans, R. 1976. Some dated vernacular buildings in Derbyshire.

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Grid reference Centred SK 1806 4671 (13m by 11m) (Approximate)
Civil Parish ASHBOURNE, DERBYSHIRE DALES, DERBYSHIRE

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Aug 16 2016 2:03PM

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