LEYTON TOWN HALL LEYTON TOWN HALL (PART OF)

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1065587

Date first listed: 01-Aug-1986

Statutory Address: LEYTON TOWN HALL (PART OF), ADELAIDE ROAD E10

Statutory Address: LEYTON TOWN HALL (PART OF), RUCKHOLT ROAD E10

Statutory Address: LEYTON TOWN HALL, HIGH ROAD E10

Map

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LEYTON TOWN HALL (PART OF)
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Location

Statutory Address: LEYTON TOWN HALL (PART OF), ADELAIDE ROAD E10

Statutory Address: LEYTON TOWN HALL (PART OF), RUCKHOLT ROAD E10

Statutory Address: LEYTON TOWN HALL, HIGH ROAD E10

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

County: Greater London Authority

District: Waltham Forest (London Borough)

National Grid Reference: TQ 38205 86297

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Details

TQ 38 NE HIGH ROAD LEYTON E10 (west side) 2/41 Leyton Town Hall 1.8.86 (including blocks to Adelaide Road & Ruckholt Road)

GV II

Town hall. Dated 1895. By John Johnson. Red brick, white stone. Slate pitched roofs to parapet. A complex of 3 adjoining buildings fronting High Road Leyton, Adelaide Road and Ruckholt Road. Main block with council chamber to corner of High Road Leyton and Adelaide Road. 3 bays, 2 storeys to High Road Leyton with lower 3 storey, 9 bay wing to left. Rich Victorian Eclectic classical manner. Horizontal stone banding to ground floor. Central Ionic porch to taller block, pedimented with elaborate finial over. Square-headed sashed windows to ground floor; plate glass. Upper storey with 3 blind arcades with inset stone-lined niches and panelled pilasters between rich frieze cornice and decorative gable above and pinnacles to octagonal corner buttresses. Central timber and lead flĂȘche to roof. Lower left hand wing with round-headed windows in continuous arcade to upper storey and 3 storey bay window to left with pediment and pavilion roof. Return to Adelaide Street with similar rich treatment carried into lower rear block, of 2 storeys, the upper blind, and with projecting Ionic entrance. Ruckholt Road front Baroque, 2 storeys, the upper blind, 3 main bays, the central bay with giant rusticated niche rising to become segmental open pediment; entrance below. Interiors not inspected.

Listing NGR: TQ3820586297

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Legacy System number: 206890

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