THE TOWN HALL

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1307454
Date first listed:
26-Mar-1984
Statutory Address:
THE TOWN HALL, THE SQUARE

Map

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Location

Statutory Address:
THE TOWN HALL, THE SQUARE

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

County:
Somerset
District:
Taunton Deane (District Authority)
Parish:
Wiveliscombe
National Grid Reference:
ST0807727797

Details

ST0827 WIVELISCOMBE CP THE SQUARE (West side)

8/89 The Town Hall

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GV II

Town Hall, now shops. 1841-2, and mid C20 shopfronts. Architect Richard Carver. Brick with Welsh slate roofs. Central block 2-storeys and 3-bays, extending back the depth of the site, with steeply pitched gable roof. Deep wooden eaves form a pediment at the gable end, tympanum contains a clock, with a brick and wood bell-cote with bell above. Round headed sash windows with glazing bars and a string course which is continued around the windows as a hood mould. This fenestration and string course returned on side fronts. Flanking single storey wings with hipped roofs behind brick parapets containing C20 shopfronts, except for extreme left 3:1 bays where original arcades of now painted brick have been filled with plate glass.

Listing NGR: ST0807727797

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
270163
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: 19 Aug 1999
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