Building record MDR9366 - Stables & Outbuildings, High Peak Junction, Cromford & High Peak Railway

Type and Period (2)

Protected Status/Designation

  • World Heritage Site

Full Description

The stables and outbuildings for the agent's house consist of two buildings. The smaller building measures 6m x 4m and is single storey constructed from ashlar cut blocks with a pitched roof and chimney. The larger building measures 8m x 6m and is of two storeys constructed from courses of roughly dressed stone with large double doors and a pitched roof without a chimney. There is a retaining wall for the access road up to the A6 and a cobbled courtyard, which is entirely cobbled with reused railway sleeper blocks. (1)

Sources/Archives (6)

  • <1> Archive: Jessop, O. 2003. Cromford & High Peak Railway and Peak Forest Tramway Survey. ARCUS 738b. Feature number: 28.
  • <2> Photograph: ARCUS. 2003. Cromford & High Peak Railway and Peak Forest Tramway Survey, Project 738b. Digital photograph. 33.
  • <3> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 2003. OS Landline (2003) from EDINA Digimap. 1:2000.
  • <4> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1882. OS County Series, 1st edition, scale 1:2500 (c. 25" to one mile). XXXIV.11.
  • <5> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 2002. OS Explorer 0L24 (2002).
  • <6> Bibliographic reference: Jones, N & Bentley, M. 2000. 'Onwards to Cromford and High Peak Junction', Scenes from the Past, 37. p.85.



Grid reference Centred SK 3133 5593 (8m by 6m) (Approximate)
World Heritage Site Derwent Valley Mills

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Related Events/Activities (2)

  • EDR1790
  • EDR3878

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Record last edited

Dec 21 2018 9:27AM

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