TOWNHALL

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1306544
Date first listed:
22-May-1954
Statutory Address:
TOWNHALL, 1, ST MARY'S HILL

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Location

Statutory Address:
TOWNHALL, 1, ST MARY'S HILL

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

County:
Lincolnshire
District:
South Kesteven (District Authority)
Parish:
Stamford
National Grid Reference:
TF 03054 07017

Details

1. 1671 ST MARY'S HILL (East Side) No 1 (Town Hall) TF 0306 1/238 TF 0307 1/238 22.5.54. II* GV 2. 1777. Architect, Lovell. Stands on terrace with 9 stone steps with iron handrail, 3 storeys in ashlar, Rusticated ground floor and chamfered rusticated quoins. 6 windows on top storey flanking central cartouche with town arms. First floor as 2-3-2 windows. Centre section breaks forward, with rusticated quoins. Upper windows have-ornamental architraves with keystones, glazing bars. Panelled parapet and moulded cornice with frieze, similar to that of the window architraves, Ground floor has 6 windows in round-headed architraves with keystone. Band between ground and first floors. Central (modern) double doors under ornamental semi-circular fanlight and another doorway with 6-Panel door has been made out of a window space. For return frontage see ST MARY'S PLACE. Return elevation. 3 storeys, 7 windows, similar build to main front, and also containing cartouche in centre of top floor. 3rd floor windows have replaced glazing bars. Round-arched rusticated doorway with double doors of 4 panels, 2 panels above and semi-circular glazed fanlight.

Nos 1 to 3(consec) form a group Also th return elevation form a group with No 1 to 4 (consec) and the Church of St Mary St Mary's Place.

Listing NGR: TF0305407017

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
193717
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: 05 Jul 2007
Reference: IOE01/16545/14
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Peter D. Dewar. Source Historic England Archive
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