WALTHAMSTOW TOWN HALL

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1190868
Date first listed:
09-Mar-1982
Date of most recent amendment:
24-Feb-1987
Statutory Address:
WALTHAMSTOW TOWN HALL, FOREST ROAD E17

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Location

Statutory Address:
WALTHAMSTOW TOWN HALL, FOREST ROAD E17

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 37705 89909

Details

TQ 3789 FOREST ROAD Walthamstow E17 (north side) 4/35 Walthamstow Town Hall (Formerly 9.3.82 listed as Town Hall at Walthamstow Civic Centre)

GV II

Civic Centre. 1937-42 by P D Hepworth. Portland stone, copper lantern; roof not visible. Three storeys. Nineteen bays, end bays set forward. Central portico of four piers, without capitals, unmoulded to front but panelled to sides, with inset relief plaques. Inscription "Walthamstow Town Hall" in frieze above. Coved cornice. Shallow architraves to windows, iron balconies to first floor centre, middle and pavilions. Tall square copper lantern with louvred sides and clock, topped by octagonal lantern with cornice, ball and spike, pinnacles to four corners. Rear elevation with polygonal projection to centre with attached figure sculptures. Portland stone gatepiers, two pairs to east, two pairs to west, corniced; with moulded sides; linked by low wall. Theatre to south east an integral part of the design.

Listing NGR: TQ3770589909

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
206874
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: 15 Aug 2004
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