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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.


List entry Number: 1128584



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

County: Cambridgeshire

District: Huntingdonshire

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Huntingdon

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 10-Jan-1951

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 53642

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Huntingdon MARKET HILL 1. ----------- 5140 Town Hall TL 2371 2/22 10.1.51. II* GV

2 1745, incorporating earlier fittings and added to and altered in 1817. 3 storeys, red brick, surmounted by cupola and with portico on ground floor, with paired Tuscan columns. 2:3:2 bays, the centre set forward with pediment over, this an alteration of 1817. Sash windows with glazing bars, except ground floor, French casements over porch. Arched on top floor in centre. East and west fronts have Venetian windows and a Tuscan loggia on the ground floor, these were added in 1817 for the meat-market, that on the west now blocked in. The Assembly Room has good pictures and chandeliers. Late C17 staircase with turned balusters and moulded strings. Hipped slate roofs, clock in pediment. (RCHM 11).

Listing NGR: TL2382471797

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Inventory of Huntingdonshire, (1926)

National Grid Reference: TL 23824 71797


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