COURT HOUSE (TOWN HALL)

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1296135
Date first listed:
08-May-1950
Statutory Address:
COURT HOUSE (TOWN HALL), MARKET PLACE

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Location

Statutory Address:
COURT HOUSE (TOWN HALL), MARKET PLACE

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

County:
Hertfordshire
District:
St. Albans (District Authority)
National Grid Reference:
TL 14752 07246

Details

MARKET PLACE 1. 1582 Court House (Town Hall)

TL 1407 SE 9/59 8.5.50.

II*

2. Facing north up St Peter's Street. Large, classical building of 1826 by George Smith. 2 storeys, the upper a piano nobile with central portico of 4 fluted, Ionic columns, entablature and pediment with acroterion. This rests on projecting, ground floor podium, with 3 sash windows. The side bays on ground floor are blank. On first floor 3 large windows with glazing bars framed by flat pilasters. Broader pilasters at angles also support entablature behind which a low pitched, leaded roof ends in a pediment on each return.

Listing NGR: TL1475207246

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
163363
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.

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