The Building

This sketch of the building was done for Mr Charles Clowes, by David Russell, a local Buxton Artist.

BUXTON



SK0573NE THE QUADRANT

616-1/3/26 (South side)

No.4 Cavendish Circus



GV II



Shop. Late C19. Ashlar gritstone with ashlar dressings and

Welsh slate roofs.

EXTERIOR: single storey. Original recessed shop front between

outer ashlar pilasters with narrow fascia board above, topped

with deep curved parapet. Shopfront has central doorway with

pediment and glazed door, and either side canted 2-light

windows with broad sills, with gilded inscription panels, and

glazed panels below. Above continuous 7-light window with

leaded square pane glazing.

INTERIOR: retains fine quality original shop fittings

including ornate carved wooden shelves, curved counters,

medicinal stores and clock.

This is a rare survival of C19 pharmacy with original

fittings.





Listing NGR: SK0580673629

Source: English
Heritage

 

Map of central Buxton, Circa 1897

Map of central Buxton, circa 1919