Skip to main content

Building record MDR850 - No. 4, Victoria Square, Ashbourne

Type and Period (1)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

A 16th-17th century timber framed building on the west side of Victoria Square, formerly the Tiger Inn. The facade to Victoria Square is now roughcast above and brick below. It comprises a single storey with an attic, and of five bays, with a timber framed side elevation to Tigers Yard. The upper portion is slightly oversailing. There is one 19th century casement window. The ground floor has modern bargeboards and a shop front. The rear wing now has the external timber framing exposed. (1) 16th century shop and dwelling facing former market place. Box-frame with stone-slate nagging. Stone division between two rear rooms. (2)

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Index: North Derbyshire Archaeological Trust (NDAT). North Derbyshire Archaeological Trust Index: 3227.
  • <2> Unpublished document: Vernacular Architecture Group. 1978. Vernacular Architecture Group, Spring Conference, 1978, Matlock, Derbyshire.



Grid reference Centred SK 18 46 (7m by 14m) Approximate

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (0)

External Links (0)

Record last edited

Sep 26 2023 12:03PM

Comments and Feedback

Do you have any more information about this record? Please feel free to comment with information and photographs, or ask any questions, using the "Disqus" tool below. Comments are moderated, and we aim to respond/publish as soon as possible.