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TOWN HALL

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: TOWN HALL

List entry Number: 1038703

Location

TOWN HALL, KING EDWARD PLACE

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Staffordshire

District: East Staffordshire

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Shobnall

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 22-Jun-1979

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 273005

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

KING EDWARD PLACE 1. 5369 Town Hall SK 2323 SE 5/95 SK 22 SW 6/95

II GV

2. 1878 and later. Gothic style. Red brick with stone dressings. The original portion built by Reginald Churchill for Michael Thomas Bass. 2 storeys with gables. Each bay has a 3-light window in foil-headed stone surround with mullions and transom, the lights with foil heads and quatrefoil panels below; elaborate decoration with bands of blind quatrefoils at 1st storey and to parapet; coped gabled and stone piers with pnnacles supporting figures of lions bearing standards. Later portion, on left-hand side, is of 1894 and in similar style, with clock tower and doorway below in stone surround and with wrought iron porte-cochere. 2-storeyed wing to left is of 3 bays, each with 3-light stone mullioned window, the centre bay projecting and with gable and angled buttresses. Elaborate single-storeyed wing on left-hand side containing Concert Hall has various projecting gabled bays with pointed arched windows and an arched doorway to right. Tiled roofs.

Listing NGR: SK2400123438

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National Grid Reference: SK 24001 23438

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