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Building record MDR9653 - Bentley Cottage (Dyehouse Croft and Walk Mill Croft), Matlock Green, Matlock Town

Type and Period (2)

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Full Description

Bentley Cottage, Alfreton Road, Matlock. 19th century building known as Dyehouse Croft, formerly known as Walk Mill Croft (1). Former dye house. (2) The 1st ed. 25" OS map depicts the plot extending onto the west bank of Bentley Brook. Comparison of this map with a modern map shows that the course of the brook has been altered. (3)

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Index: Council for British Archaeology (CBA). CBA Industrial Archaeology Report Card. Bentley Cottage, Matlock (1972).
  • <2> Unpublished document: County Treasure Recording Form. 10(i).6, with photo.
  • <3> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1882. OS County Series, 1st edition, scale 1:2500 (c. 25" to one mile). Derbyshire XXXIV.3.



Grid reference SK 30635 59796 (point)

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Record last edited

Oct 17 2017 3:49PM

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