TOWN HALL

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1076367

Date first listed: 31-Jul-1986

Statutory Address: TOWN HALL, LEICESTER STREET

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: TOWN HALL, LEICESTER STREET

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

District: Walsall (Metropolitan Authority)

National Grid Reference: SP 01429 98650

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History

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Details

WALSALL MB LEICESTER STREET SP 0198 NW 13/128 Town Hall

GV II Public Hall. 1903, by J S Gibson. Facade of sandstone ashlar. Baroque style. Facade has central moulded pediment, with flanking towers which have cornices. Set forward is a lower entrance, that outer sides concave and with channelled rustication. To each side of the doorway is a window with architrave. The doorway has an architrave with central engaged Tuscan columns, within a round arch. The tympanum is carved with-two figures and dated "1903". Interior: hall has shallow barrel vault, and decorative plasterwork in a Baroque style. Side walls have an entablature with modillion cornice. Above each window is a pediment on brackets. At the south end is a gallery. The north end is apsidal, with stage and raised organ. Adjoins the Council House (qv), listed under Lichfield Street.

Listing NGR: SP0142998650

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 219096

Legacy System: LBS

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