TOWN HALL

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1055821
Date first listed:
26-Jul-1974
Statutory Address:
TOWN HALL, MARKET STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
TOWN HALL, MARKET STREET

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

County:
Cumbria
District:
Allerdale (District Authority)
Parish:
Cockermouth
National Grid Reference:
NY 12299 30638

Details

1.

5161 MARKET STREET Town Hall

NY 1230 1/83

II

2. Circa 1840. Built as a Wesleyan Chapel, converted to Town Hall use in 1934. Stuccoed, with low pitched roof behind parapets. 2 storeys with pilasters the full height, crude dentilled cornice and acroteria. Entrance has 2 Greek Doric fluted columns with moulded entablature having guttae but no triglyphs or metopes. 3 round-headed windows, recessed, with full glazing bars. Side facades of 3 storeys.

Listing NGR: NY1229930638

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
71738
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 19 Apr 2002
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