SK3034 : 2 The Hollow, Mickleover

taken 1 month ago, near to Mickleover, Derby, Great Britain

2 The Hollow, Mickleover
2 The Hollow, Mickleover
When first listed in 1977 this house was dated to the late 18th century, its nearer neighbour No.1 LinkExternal link , part of the same listing, to the early 19th century.
Recent investigations (2011) have shown a much earlier origin for no.2, with evidence that an early timber framed building was altered or enlarged around 1600. Some timbers have been dated to 1334. For full details see the listing description LinkExternal link Listed Grade II.
Listed Buildings and Structures
Listed buildings and structures are officially designated as being of special architectural, historical or cultural significance. There are over half a million listed structures in the United Kingdom, covered by around 375,000 listings.
Listed status is more commonly associated with buildings or groups of buildings, however it can cover many other structures, including bridges, headstones, steps, ponds, monuments, walls, phone boxes, wrecks, parks, and heritage sites, and in more recent times a road crossing (Abbey Road) and graffiti art (Banksy 'Spy-booth') have been included.

In England and Wales there are three main listing designations;
Grade I (2.5%) - exceptional interest, sometimes considered to be internationally important.
Grade II* (5.5%) - particularly important buildings of more than special interest.
Grade II (92%) - nationally important and of special interest.

There are also locally listed structures (at the discretion of local authorities) using A, B and C designations.

In Scotland three classifications are also used but the criteria are different. There are around 47,500 Listed buildings.
Category A (8%)- generally equivalent to Grade I and II* in England and Wales
Category B (51%)- this appears generally to cover the ground of Grade II, recognising national importance.
Category C (41%)- buildings of local importance, probably with some overlap with English Grade II.

In Northern Ireland the criteria are similar to Scotland, but the classifications are:
Grade A (2.3%)
Grade B+ (4.7%)
Grade B (93%)

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Date Taken
Sunday, 5 November, 2017   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 11 November, 2017
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Housing, Dwellings  Suburb, Urban fringe 
Housing (from Tags)
Village Houses 
Period (from Tags)
Late 18th Century  C.1600 
Building Material (from Tags)
Brick and Tile 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 3070 3409 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:54.2025N 1:32.7012W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 3068 3410
View Direction
EAST (about 90 degrees)
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Grade II Listed 

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