The Town Hall

Date:
19 Aug 1999
Location:
The Town Hall, The Square, Wiveliscombe, Taunton Deane, Somerset, TA4 2JT
Reference:
IOE01/00110/21
Type:
Photograph (Digital)
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Description

This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

ST0827 WIVELISCOMBE CP THE SQUARE (West side)

8/89 The Town Hall

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GV II

Town Hall, now shops. 1841-2, and mid C20 shopfronts. Architect Richard Carver.

Brick with Welsh slate roofs. Central block 2-storeys and 3-bays, extending back the depth of the site, with steeply pitched gable roof. Deep wooden eaves form a pediment at the gable end, tympanum contains a clock, with a brick and wood bell-cote with bell above. Round headed sash windows with glazing bars and a string course which is continued around the windows as a hood mould. This fenestration and string course returned on side fronts. Flanking single storey wings with hipped roofs behind brick parapets containing C20 shopfronts, except for extreme left 3:1 bays where original arcades of now painted brick have been filled with plate glass.

Listing NGR: ST0807027794

Content

This is part of the Series: IOE\Allmey_G Martine IOE Records for Allmey, G Martine; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England

Rights

Copyright IoE Mrs G Martine Allmey. Source Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Allmey, G Martine

Rights Holder: Allmey, G Martine

Keywords

Brick, Glass, Welsh Slate, Wood, Victorian Town Hall, Civil, Meeting Hall, Public Building, Shop, Commercial